Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- another term for Pallas's cat
- ‘Although the manul is found throughout central Asia, its habitat is very specific.’
- ‘The manul is similar to the lynx in facial structure, with a large, sturdy body and short legs.’
Late 18th century: apparently from Kyrgyz.
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.