Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1Of the nature of or yielding balsam:‘balsamic resins’
2Relating to balsamic vinegar:‘a balsamic dressing on the side’
- ‘grilled vegetables with balsamic’short for balsamic vinegar
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.