English in a Minute: Mom-and-Pop
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Mom is word used for a person's mother.And Pop is used for a person's father.
Does this expression have anything to do with our parents?
A:Jonathan.I have a lunch meeting in your neighbourhood. Know any good restaurants?
J:You know.there ia a great mom-and pop restaurants.
A:I love mom-and-pop places!Great food....
J:And friendly service too!
Mom-and-Pop is a phrase used to describe a small business owned by a single family.
The owners are directly involved in running the business
A mom-and pop business can be anything from a grocery stor to a restaurant.
And that's English in a Minute.