What is the correct verb associated with the consumption of soup? I've come across both the version.
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closed as general reference by RegDwigнt♦ May 13 '13 at 11:30
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In US English, either eat or drink could be used with soup. I hadn't noticed it before, but although you generally drink liquids, you eat with a spoon, so you would drink a cup of soup and eat a bowl of soup.