Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A small tree-climbing badger found in SE Asia, having a long tail and a brownish coat with conspicuous facial markings.
- ‘The ferret badger has a grayish or brownish body fur.’
- ‘The Chinese ferret badger is easily distinguishable from other species of badgers on account of its unique facial markings.’
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.