English version

a diet of something

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englisha diet of somethinga diet of somethingAMOUNTtoo much of an activity that you think is boring or has bad effects 🔊 Kids today are raised on a constant diet of pop music and television. diet
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a diet of somethingRealistically, she thought, there's only one way to avoid a diet of non-stop cabbage - or worse.Feed a diet of insects, worms, plant matter, flake food and freeze dried food.No one can live on a diet of culture that is completely alien.Without the operation, Laura, who had lived on a diet of liquid protein, would not have survived much longer.Most models are very strict about what they eat, and they would not last long on a diet of cheeseburgers.Growth is rapid, on a diet of tiny larvae, worms and relatives.The fry grew rapidly on a diet of brine shrimp and Liquifry.The other option, of course, would have been to survive on a diet of the same bananas until help arrived.
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