British words that originated elsewhere

British words that originated elsewhere

The history of the English language is understandably a tad murky. With waves of immigration dating back to prehistory, it’s not surprising our wonderful language has taken a lot of influence from around the world. Here are some words that you probably use every...
Cheese from around the world

Cheese from around the world

Cheese is a nutritious food made mostly from the milk of cows, but it can also be produced by other mammals, too, such as sheep, goats, buffalo, reindeer, camels and yaks. Around 4,000 years ago, people started to breed animals and process their milk, and that’s...