Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Thyme of a hybrid variety having lemon-scented leaves.
- ‘The flesh has a light, delicate taste that goes well with fresh herbs such as lemon thyme and parsley.’
- ‘Tie the peppercorns and lemon thyme in cheesecloth to make a sachet.’
- ‘I especially like to use lemon thyme - just kneeling down to weed in that area becomes an olfactory pleasure.’
- ‘Herbs that do well in these conditions include rosemary, thyme, lemon thyme, marjoram, oregano, artemesia, and sage.’
- ‘Crushed lemon thyme can also come in handy to overcome the problem.’
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.