Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A county on the coast of southern England; county town, Winchester.
A pig of a black breed with a white saddle and erect ears.as modifier ‘a Hampshire sow’
- ‘This is possibly our best Hampshire sow on the farm.’
- ‘The Hampshires, which are a heavily muscled, lean meat breed, are the third most recorded breed of the pigs in the United States.’
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.