Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A European woodland orchid with flowers that resemble flies.
- ‘Fly orchid and a sea of marsh hellebores were among the 21 species seen.’
- ‘The sight of a colony of fly orchid was amongst the rewards.’
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.