Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Any of a number of plants producing additional small flower heads or offshoots.
- ‘Each of the three ladies produced the old penny with the hen and chickens dated 1928.’
- ‘My mother always had a pot of hen and chickens sitting on the porch.’
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.