Prepare a simple hummus by blending canned garbanzo beans (also called chickpeas) with olive oil, green peppers and spices. Hummus can also be spelled as houmous or humous. People usually eat it with bread and vegetables. When one blends substances, they are mixed together so that they become one. Therefore, to make hummus, all you have to do is to smash the beans and mix it with green peppers, spices and oil. When the furniture and paintings in my room blend, I don't mean that I put them all in a mixing bowl! I am saying they please the eye. When colours or styles blend, they combine in a pleasing way. Your teacher blends your ideas in the class project. The teacher has included or used your ideas in the project. We are looking for your original recipes and ideas about food and cookery. Send them to English Corner, Young Post, 16/F Somerset House, 979 King's Road, Quarry Bay, Hong Kong, with your name and contact number.