Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A small pine tree with tough pliant branches, which is native to the Rocky Mountains of North America.
- ‘There are interesting plants from the salt tolerant iodine bush to the snow-loving limber pine.’
- ‘Limber Pine is so-named due to the flexible nature of the branches. Young branches can literally be tied into a knot.’
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.