Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘A leading arboriculturist has condemned a decision to fell a beech tree which he claims is one of the best of its species in the area.’
- ‘For 14 years he was the senior arboriculturist at the Department of Environment and advisor to central Government.’
- ‘An arboriculturist writes: This kind of sudden proliferation is always unhealthy.’
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.