Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A dog that is a cross-breed of a golden retriever and a poodle.‘the girls will soon be moving in with their goldendoodle or some other fetching puppy’
- ‘She's done the research and wants a goldendoodle, a hypoallergenic hybrid of a golden retriever and a standard poodle that often can't be found at the pound and isn't recognized as a breed by the AKC.’
- ‘"Responsible breeders stand by the pups and provide a two-year health warranty," says a Canadian breeder of goldendoodles.’
- ‘The most popular hybrids are goldendoodles (golden retriever mix), Labradoodles (Labrador retriever), schnoodles (schnauzer), and cockapoos (cocker spaniel).’
- ‘We put the word out with a group of pet rescuers that we were looking for a goldendoodle or Labradoodle.’
- ‘After installing a new gate, we picked up our eight-week-old goldendoodle in July.’
- ‘On my bed sat Jigsaw my goldendoodle.’
- ‘Consider too the Malti-Poo, the cockapoo, and the goldendoodle, which is getting a lot of ink these days.’
Early 21st century: blend of golden and labradoodle.
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.