Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘This will then regrow more bushily so that you end up with a square, thicker top to the hedge when trimmed at the final height.’
- ‘It is hard to describe something which is bushily recursive in a linear way - like language.’
- ‘Juan Valdez, whose bushily mustachioed face greeted millions of Colombian coffee admirers for almost four decades, officially retires.’
- ‘Now I have heavy clay that I amend with newspaper & rotted manure, I find it will grow, but not as bushily.’
- ‘There are numerous stems, which are bushily branched with flowering branches at the top.’
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.