Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
[mass noun] The dried black berries of the pepper, harvested while still unripe and used either whole or ground as a spice and condiment.
- ‘Add the chopped parsley, a little cracked black pepper and serve the fresh Parmesan separately.’
- ‘Take it out once it is mixed and add the oil, salt, black pepper, cumin and coriander then mix together.’
- ‘The salted version often contains spices such as roasted cumin seeds or black pepper.’
- ‘Roasted ground cumin and ground black pepper can be sprinkled over fresh yogurt.’
- ‘My favorite dish, however, was tofu cooked on an iron skillet with green peppers, onions and black pepper.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.