She offered me tea in her best cup and saucer.
She completed her set of dishes by buying the cups and saucers.
He placed cups and saucers on the table.
Wash up the tea-things, eg plates, cups, cutlery
A spoon should never be left in a cup, but always laid in the saucer.
When passing a cup to the hostess for more tea or coffee, the saucer and spoon should always be passed with the cup.
Give me a teaspoon and a teacup.
a cup/mug/pot of tea
Besides some supplementary tea wares, the main tools used to prepare Oolong tea are kettle, teapot, teacup and pitcher.
"These four will be responsible for the cups, plates and tea things in the pantry, and will have to replace anything that is missing. "
Where's my cup and saucer?
a cup of tea and a wad
(British) a bowl into which the dregs of teacups and coffee cups are emptied at table.
Can I have a tea and two coffees.
"Some tea, please." "I'm sorry, there isn't any."
Tea breaks may be formal in homes, with a silver tray filled with tea cups on saucers, a silver bowl with sugar,
Have a cup of tea? Oh, rather.
Could we have another cup of tea, please.