Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A low evergreen shrub with saucer-shaped flowers, which is grown as an ornamental.Also called rock rose
- ‘More additions to the site will be coming soon including comprehensive guides to the cultivation and maintenance of Helianthemums.’
- ‘Helianthemum tends to be more compact with a stiffer, straighter appearance to the stems.’
Modern Latin, from Greek hēlios sun + anthemon flower (because the flowers open in sunlight).
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.