Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Wondrous Words Wednesday


Wondrous Words Wednesday

My words are taken from the book: Duty Free by Moni Mohsin

1. Paisa- (Bengali) is a monetary unit in several countries.

2. fruit wallah- A fruit seller at Rajasthan- Gujurat border.

5 comments:

  1. Those are both new to me. I love the sound of fruit wallah.

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  2. Both words are new to me too. Thanks for sharing.

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  3. Both new to me, too! Great words. We had a lot of international words the Wednesday posts this week.

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  4. Paisa reminds me of peso...maybe that will help me remember it.

    Fruit wallah is cool too.

    Here's mine: http://myreadersblock.blogspot.com/2011/08/wondrous-words-wednesday.html

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  5. Bermudaonion- I do too!

    Margot- you too!

    Joy Weese Moll- A lot of new int'l words to learn.

    Bev Hankins- thanks! for coming by,

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