Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A rich chocolate cake.
- ‘Desserts have names like ‘chocolate decadence,’ ‘devil's food cake’ and of course, ‘death by chocolate.’’
- ‘For the devil's food cake: Preheat the oven to 325 degrees.’
- ‘Place a round of devil's food cake on top and fill with the mascarpone sabayon.’
- ‘We jury-rig our tarp and sail for an afternoon, celebrating John's 28th birthday with the last of the scotch and a perfectly baked devil's food cake.’
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.