Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
[mass noun] The husked ripe or unripe berries of the pepper (see pepper (sense 1of the noun)), typically ground and used as a condiment.→ pepper
- ‘Season with lemon juice, nutmeg, salt and white pepper.’
- ‘The chicken is seasoned with a blend of jalapeno, cayenne, chili, and black and white pepper.’
- ‘For the sardines, in a large bowl, whisk together the cumin, paprika, white pepper, garlic, oregano, and vinegar.’
- ‘Add the ground fennel and white pepper and stir to combine.’
- ‘Four spice is a ground spice mixture usually containing white pepper, nutmeg, ginger, and cinnamon or cloves.’
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.