Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A duck of a slender upright breed, typically with white or fawn plumage, kept for egg laying.
- ‘In May one of our Indian Runner ducks hatched 6 ducklings.’
- ‘Unlike other ducks, the Indian Runner does not waddle but rather the position of its legs gives them a characteristic running motion.’
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.