Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘Katalin led the way; she'd been here before, at least aerially.’
- ‘They indicate that rye can be applied aerially or seeded using a high-clearance tractor with a seeder to clear the fern.’
- ‘While aerially displaying, males uttered 7-10 single-note calls.’
- ‘They are sprayed aerially on corn leaves where the beetles eat.’
- ‘So it is very worrying to see these being aerially sprayed.’
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.