Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A crop used in a green or unripe state as fodder.
- ‘Fluorescence can be used to detect perturbations caused by handling and transport of green crops and even to detect damage in fruits that have chlorophyll in their peels.’
- ‘The view was pretty good, although much of the valley is either just endless brown or endless squares of green crops.’
- ‘Who has the money to buy 200 000 to 300 000 tons of green crop in April at 120 to 130 leva a ton, without leaving any evidence in the banking system that money has been borrowed?’
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.