Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A sweet sauce made from pureed raspberries thickened with icing sugar.‘the raspberry sorbet was served with a Melba sauce’
- ‘Spoon on a large spoon of the Melba sauce - allowing it to run down over the ice cream and peaches.’
- ‘Add a scoop of ice cream, pour Melba sauce over it and top it with whipped cream.’
- ‘Add raspberry vinegar, Melba sauce, and demiglace to shallots, bring to boil.’
- ‘Garnish with fresh whipped cream, and drizzle with Raspberry Melba sauce on top of the pancake sundae.’
- ‘Coat with a tablespoon of Melba sauce and decorate with a rosette of cream and almonds.’
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.