Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A class of lower plants that comprises the mosses.
- ‘Common pioneer mat species at altitude in Itatiaia are Fernseea itatiaiae, Pleurostima gounelleana N.L.de Menezes, Campylopus pilifer Brid. and Polytrichum commune Hedw. (both Musci).’
Modern Latin, literally ‘mosses’.
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.