In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Drizzle vinaigrette and garnish with chervil and gold leaf.
- Flat-leaf parsley, chervil or tarragon all work nicely in there, too.
- Choose five of the following fresh herbs: flat-leaf parsley, chives, mint, chervil, basil, dill, tarragon.
- No one I know has streams of sunshine constantly flooding their kitchen through leaded windows, alighting on creamware jugs filled with marjoram and chervil.
- If desired, garnish each tartlet with a leaf of chervil or a small sprig of dill.
English has borrowed many of the following foreign expressions of parting, so you’ve probably encountered some of these ways to say goodbye in other languages.
Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.