Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Mashed potatoes mixed with egg yolk, formed into small shapes and baked.
- ‘The plate is pretty and precise, arrayed with tiny green beans, carrot and piped-on duchesse potatoes.’
- ‘So I had my free lunch (grilled chicken, duchesse potatoes, spinach, artichokes and baby corn, followed by a chocolatey confection with a delicious orange sauce) and then headed back into the office.’
- ‘Teenagers, adults, and seniors can enjoy these potato dishes as well as hash browns, potato pancakes, potatoes au gratin, duchesse potatoes, and more sophisticated dishes, such as potato souffles.’
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.