Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A garden plant that is planted singly to stand out against the surrounding plants.
- ‘It is most widely used as a specimen or dot plant for summer bedding schemes, but is invaluable wherever a tropical effect is required.’
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.