One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A strongly flavoured fish stew cooked with palm oil and coconut milk, originating in the state of Bahia, Brazil.
1980s; earliest use found in The New York Times. FromBrazilian Portuguese moqueca, further etymology uncertain: perhaps from Tupi mokek mix-up, jumble, or perhaps from Kimbundu mu'keka stew.
In this article we explore how to impress employers with a spot-on CV.