Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A popular aquarium characin from tropical South America, with a red and gold spot near the base of the tail fin and another near the eye.
- ‘The deep body outline of the Beacon Fish follows the general tetra pattern.’
- ‘Phenotypically beacon fish are brown to greenish-yellow in color with a silvery iridescence.’
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.