Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A white moth with black and yellow spots, the caterpillars of which are similarly coloured and can be pests of fruit bushes.
- ‘Two Swallow-tailed Moths came to light on 4th and the first of many Magpie Moths this month was found on the garage wall which had been illuminated on the evening of 7th.’
- ‘There were Magpie Moths all over the place, and we were at last seeing some Stonechats.’
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.