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Stop saying "The food is pepperish"- this is the right word to say

Many time Nigerian are fond of using conventional statement like this on a meal assumed to be full of pepper, most time we don't rack our brain to be able to find the right words to use instead we jumble words together never minding if they are correct or not.

Instead of saying that " the food is peperish" , the correct statement to use is to say that "the food is peppery". When you use the word peppery, it is basically refering to a meal full of pepper itself. I hope we get that. Don't laugh at yourself o.

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