Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
postpositive (of a tree or plant) depicted with the roots exposed.
- ‘I also don't see the piece of greenery in the Haigh ‘Balernock/Balonoth’ shield as a tree eradicated - a cut branch maybe.’
- ‘The shield contains ‘three Scots pine trees eradicated Proper’.’
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.