marshmellow vs marshmallow : Common Errors in English

About marshmellow vs marshmallow

Your s’mores may taste mellow, but that gooey confection you use in them is not “marshmellow,” but “marshmallow.” It was originally made from the root of a mallow plant which grew in marshes.

marshmallow Meaning(s)

  • (n) spongy confection made of gelatin and sugar and corn syrup and dusted with powdered sugar

marshmellow in News


    Toddlers with chubby marshmellow arms and legs chase water as it leaps around the play area.
    on June 22, 2013 Source: The Manteca Bulletin

marshmallow in News

  1. Jazz up the classic campfire s'more

    Three simple ingredients — a marshmallow, a piece of chocolate and two graham crackers. The symbol of summer and campfire snacking.
    on June 11, 2013 Source: The Columbian

  2. Palo Alto civic hackathon aims to spur innovation

    by Gennady Sheyner From lasers and marshmallow shooters to tech workshops and TED-style talks, Palo Alto's colorful and eclectic celebration of hacking had something for just about every one of the roughly 5,000 visitors who spread out around Lytton Plaza during the National Day of Civic Hacking on June 1.
    on June 8, 2013 Source: Palo Alto Weekly

  3. Donations sought to pay vet bill for burned cat

    ERWIN, Tenn. — A cat named Marshmallow is making online friends and many are donating to pay his vet bills. According to the Johnson City Press, the Unicoi County Animal Shelter posted a photo of Marshmallow, who was burned in a home fire on Tuesday.
    on June 7, 2013 Source: Bristol Herald Courier

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