Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A variety of chrysanthemum with small spherical flowers.
- ‘Once we used button chrysanthemums in yellow and deep bronze with dark red oak leaves at the base.’
- ‘One small easel arrives with a collection of pink carnations, white button chrysanthemums and blue iris.’
- ‘White gladioli, yellow carnations, and chartreuse button chrysanthemums are delivered in a wicker basket.’
- ‘The 2nd box is decorated with button chrysanthemums, straw flower, lima beans, clover seed, roses and orchids.’
- ‘Even in mid-October, button chrysanthemums provide a splash of colour in the Drumpellier gardens.’
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.