Acorn in 10 languages – the beginning of some autumn-themed multilingual flashcards coming your way!
Did you know that acorns used to be a staple in the diet of many prehistoric humans? In Japan, evidence from archaeology points to the Jomon people grinding them and cooking them into a sort of pancake. They are still eaten by humans in some parts of the world although it is uncommon. However, they are an important source of food for many birds and small mammals.