Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A European saxifrage with rosettes of fleshy leaves and stems of pink starlike flowers.
- ‘Sturdy shrubs like yew, camellia and azalea create shelter for more fragile specimens - common plants like comfrey and London pride are used just as often as the rare or unusual, and to great effect.’
- ‘In the rocky pockets at ground level, London pride and geraniums are left to romp away.’
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.