Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A butterfly that has cream or brown wings crossed by narrow contrasting lines.
- ‘The Map Butterflies got their name because of the underside of their wings which resemble somewhat a map.’
- ‘Members of the same genotype, these two Map butterflies differ so radically that they have been described as separate species.’
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.