Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
[mass noun] A dark olive-green seaweed with flat branching fronds which bear air bladders, occurring on rocky seashores.
- ‘Its eggs are laid in May and June, primarily on rock surfaces that, at low tide, are covered with the knotted wrack Ascophyllum nodosum.’
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.