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JP06: Tapered Eating Utensils-Chopsticks-箸

And our food-focused shows continue with the ubiquitous Asian food utensil, chopsticks. Chopsticks are the bane of some people’s existence sticks for eating chops – isn’t ‘chop’ slang for food but you can’t only eat lamb pieces with it it may come from Chinese (ie, chop suey) (Ed. just checked, yup, it seems to have come from Chinese Pidgin English, from the phrase... read more

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