Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The perennial plant Felicia amelloides (family Asteraceae (Compositae)), native to southern Africa, having blue daisy-like flowers with yellow centres.
Late 19th century; earliest use found in The Garden.
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.