Poll: I eat lunch at home...
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This forum topic is for the discussion of the poll question "I eat lunch at home...".

This poll was originally submitted by Carla Lopes. View the poll results »



 

Teresa Borges
Portugal
Local time: 14:55
Member (2007)
English to Portuguese
+ ...
Every day Apr 13, 2013

Unless I need to go out during my “lunch break”, in which case I may stop for a snack and a drink on my way.

 

neilmac  Identity Verified
Spain
Local time: 15:55
Spanish to English
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Most of the time Apr 13, 2013

Although I don't keep an account of this kind of thing, I do eat out a lot, so it's probably about 50-50. Sometimes when I eat lunch at home it's simply to use up leftover or already-prepared food and some weeks I might eat out every day.

 

Enrico Zoffoli  Identity Verified
Italy
Local time: 15:55
Member (2013)
German to Italian
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Every day Apr 13, 2013

which is one of the countless advantages of this job.

 

Wolfgang Vogt  Identity Verified
Germany
Local time: 15:55
English to German
+ ...
agree Apr 13, 2013

Enrico Zoffoli wrote:

which is one of the countless advantages of this job.


Totally agree with Enrico! Healthier, cheaper and I can have my kids around. Definitely one of the things I would miss most if I had to work in an office again.


 

Thayenga  Identity Verified
Germany
Local time: 15:55
Member (2009)
English to German
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Other Apr 13, 2013

As someone who only eats when hunger "calls", there is no such thing as lunch, per se.

But in general, I do eat at home.icon_wink.gif


 

Gianluca Marras  Identity Verified
Italy
Local time: 15:55
Member (2008)
English to Italian
everyday, almost Apr 13, 2013

I eat at home everyday. Sometimes, if I have to go out and buy some stuff or I simply want to spend a bit of time with friends, I can have lunch with them, but this happens 4/5 times in a year.

 

Jose Arnoldo Rodriguez-Carrington  Identity Verified
Mexico
Local time: 08:55
English to Spanish
+ ...
Empty nest Apr 13, 2013

Our children are grown and gone, and my wife works at home too, so we usually eat lunch at home, but once or twice a week, just for a change, or because we have to go out for some other reason like the bank, shopping, etc., we may eat lunch outside.
As Enrico said, it's one of the countless advantages of this job. FREEDOM!


 

Dave Bindon  Identity Verified
Greece
Local time: 16:55
Member (2010)
Greek to English
Lunch? Apr 14, 2013

I only have one meal a day, in the evening. Eating never crosses my mind during the rest of the day.

 


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