In a bowl, dissolve sugar in 1/2 cup (125 mL) warm water. Stir in yeast and let it foam. If yeast does not foam, it is no longer good. Throw it out and start over.
In a large bowl, mix salt with half of the flour, make a well in the middle and pour yeast, oil and remaining water into it.
Work liquids into flour, gradually adding remaining flour and shaping the dough into a ball.
Knead dough about 8 minutes.
Place dough in a lightly oiled glass or ceramic bowl. Cover with plastic wrap and let rise 1 hour at room temperature.
Preheat oven to 400°F/200°C.
Punch dough down, divide in two and shape into two balls.
Working from the centre out, push down with palms on a ball shaping it into a 12-in. (30-cm) disk.
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