Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A large green aquatic frog of mainland Europe, popular as food in some regions.
- ‘The genome of the Edible Frog (R. esculenta) therefore consists of two parts of each of its parent species.’
- ‘What's more, even as the Central Valley became a major source of edible frogs, Californians were converting wetlands to farmland on a massive scale.’
- ‘Without enough R. lessonae to mate with, however, edible frogs couldn't reproduce.’
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.