Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A large sturdy pony of a breed with a long mane and tail, originally from Scotland.
- ‘I was very fortunate to be introduced to Mr Willie Allan, renowned breeder of Highland ponies.’
- ‘A Highland pony could carry the average six foot man easily, but he would still look long legged on him even allowing for these ponies' generous girths.’
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.