Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A form of intercropping sometimes used in the tropics in which crop plants are grown between hedgerows of shrubs or trees (typically leguminous ones), which can provide animal fodder, fuel, shade, or soil improvement.Related alley farming
1980s; earliest use found in Annual Reports 1980.
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.