Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A Dutch potato of a yellow-fleshed variety.
- ‘The move has been highly successful and Mr Bradley is now hoping to re-educate the palates of many new customers with his five varieties of potato - Wilja, Désirée, Estima, Cara and Majestic.’
- ‘He said that some English ‘soapy’ varieties, such as Maris Piper, Estima and Saxon, are imported into Ireland for the mashed potato trade.’
- ‘These have to be one of the ‘baking’ varieties such as Cara or Estima.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.