Jello is a popular, inexpensive, and easy-to-make dessert. The word "jello" is actually the name of a brand, Jell-O, but as with other brand names, it has become so ubiquitous (present everywhere), most people use the brand name as a common noun that names a common thing.
Someone used a jello mold to make
these beautiful desserts.
Some of my students, namely those who speak Spanish, have trouble with the "j’ sound that is formed at the beginning of the word "jello." Say it after me: jello.
Here’s a Jell-O commercial from the 1970s. I remember watching this when I was a kid:
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July 17, 2019