Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The dried black berries of the pepper (see pepper (sense 3 of the noun)), which are harvested while still green and unripe. Black pepper is widely used as a spice and a condiment and may be used whole (peppercorns) or ground.Related pepper
- ‘Roasted ground cumin and ground black pepper can be sprinkled over fresh yogurt.’
- ‘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.’
- ‘My favorite dish, however, was tofu cooked on an iron skillet with green peppers, onions and black pepper.’
- ‘Add the chopped parsley, a little cracked black pepper and serve the fresh Parmesan separately.’
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.