Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A migratory Old World butterfly which has yellowish wings with black margins.
- ‘I counted 4 clouded yellows and 1 red admiral and there were numerous common darters and migrant hawkers.’
- ‘Here is a photograph of one of the clouded yellows, and here Matt photographing the same butterfly.’
- ‘The only previous record for clouded yellows on Bottom Field is two in 2003.’
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.