Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A dahlia of a variety which has rolled petals, giving the flower a prickly appearance.
- ‘To start with I will discuss the cactus dahlia and its various forms, of which there the group is split into three separate types that may be for show purposes often put into one class of cactus or semi cactus.’
- ‘From cactus dahlias like bursting fireworks stopped in time to pompon dahlias with intensely colored petals, dahlias make a dramatic addition to any garden.’
- ‘I have my three cactus dahlias in five gallon pots, but they are only about 6’ tall at the moment.’
- ‘Our current selection of straight cactus dahlias is listed here.’
- ‘Like miniature bursts of fireworks, cactus dahlias always bring a smile and light up any garden bed or container.’
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.