In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- Why not give them a potato, carrot and onion vegetable patty in a wheatmeal bun with a layer of baked beans in it?
- A flour described as ‘wheatmeal’ without a figure is likely to be paler, and ‘brown’ usually means very pale indeed.
- Biscuits are not quite as difficult in finding substitutions, but all the sweet biscuits should be forgotten and wheatmeal or Milk Arrowroot biscuits be taken instead.
- Their larders would have been stocked well with milk, flour, potatoes, vegetables, eggs, wheatmeal, wholemeal etc. and there would have even been some meat hanging on crooks from the ceiling.
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