breakfast

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈbrɛkfəst/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈbrɛkfəst/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(brekfəst)


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breakfast
Your breakfast is your first meal of the day. You eat it in the morning, just after you get up.
They had eggs and toast for breakfast.
I open the mail immediately after breakfast.
Be careful
You don't usually use ‘a’ with breakfast. Don't say, for example, She made a breakfast for everyone'. Say ‘She made breakfast for everyone’.
Meals
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