Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Any of several blue-flowered perennial plants of the genus Caryopteris (family Lamiaceae (Labiatae)), commonly grown as ornamentals; especially C. incana from China and Japan, and the hybrid C.× clandonensis.
Late 19th century.
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.