Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘The people who buy these plots of land will have no sea view and no arboured lane to drive beneath.’
- ‘There is an arbored back porch the entire width of the home for enjoying your morning coffee or evening sunsets.’
- ‘‘Is it true that you are always waiting for me in the arboured walk?’’
- ‘This part of the garden is an area framed by a square yew-hedge with arboured entrances at the cardinal points.’
- ‘A wraparound verandah, and arbored patio, complete with an inviting hot tub, are on site for guests to enjoy.’
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.