Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The white-chinned petrel of southern oceans, with mainly dark brown plumage.
- ‘Above them and about them circled curious and hungry albatrosses, Cape hens, and mollyhawks.’
- ‘Adult Cape hens often have coral pink colour behind the cere.’
- ‘We lost a Cape hen that decided to perch on top of the flange on a freezing night.’
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.