Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A bear-like climbing mammal, especially the red panda.
- ‘Instead he sighed and said, ‘It's a real bearcat.’’
- ‘But again, it's called a bearcat with a prehensile tail.’
- ‘What is a bearcat, and why is that town the home of them?’
- ‘Originally nicknamed the catbear, the red panda became known as the bearcat.’
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.