There's always a few food words that people seem to say wrong and with that in mind Zagat have taken to the streets of New York to test people's knowledge of some trendy health foods and see if people can say them correctly.
Quinoa, Acai and Haricots Verts are the three healthy food words that they test and it quickly comes to light that most people have absolutely no idea how to pronounce them.
The video then goes on to show us all exactly how to pronounce the words with phonetic spellings so we never have to get it wrong again.
Dal is one of those recipes that goes all the way back to the Indus Valley Civilisation. Unlike dishes such as biryani, brought to India by the Moghuls, it is one of those foods that has always been there. It is therefore a building block of Indian culture.