• Glossary A potato cooked in its skin (NSOED). Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 3:26 — 4.1MB)Subscribe: Apple Podcasts |… Read More
• Common items • Food and drinks In 1926, New Yorker Jacob Kowalski carried a brown leather suitcase full of pastries into a bank order to convince the loan manager Mr. Bingley to give him money for a future bakery.     Podcast: Play in… Read More
• Character Jacob Kowalski was a good-natured No-Maj factory worker in 1920s New York whose dream was to own a bakery. He fought for America in World War One (WFT). In 1926 Jacob went to a bank in New York City to get a loan for a proposed bakery based on recipes… Read More
• Food and drinks U.S.: Jelly. (The word ‘jelly’ in the U.K. means what we would call ‘jello’ in the U.S.) Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 3:26 — 4.1MB)Subscribe:… Read More
• Food and drinks • Glossary U.S.: jelly doughnuts. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 3:26 — 4.1MB)Subscribe: Apple Podcasts |… Read More
• Food and drinks A type of sweet apparently shaped like a slug made of jellied candy and sold at Honeydukes in Hogsmeade (PA10) Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 3:26 — 4.1MB)… Read More
• Food and drinks A large cut of meat for roasting (AHD). Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 3:26 — 4.1MB)Subscribe: Apple Podcasts |… Read More