Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A New Zealand shrub of the pepper family with aromatic leaves, cultivated as an ornamental.Also called pepper tree
- ‘Kawakawa is one of the most distinctive New Zealand native plants.’
- ‘Kawakawa thrives in the Aotea climate and is readily available all year round.’
Mid 19th century: from Maori.
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.