Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- North American term for coyote
- ‘Maybe you will hear the yips of some brush wolves running across the lake.’
- ‘I also recall O.L. Butcher writing about brush wolves in the Adirondacks years before I was born.’
- ‘Since August, the team has been tracking brush wolves in the Burwash and Killarney area to study their predation on the reintroduced elk population.’
- ‘White-tailed deer and brush wolves are present even today, but, like many other mammals, are difficult to detect.’
- ‘Many times a wounded deer will escape from an attack by brush wolves, but eventually die from wounds inflicted and/or the result of infection.’
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.