Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘Meat items like gushtaba, rishta, roghan josh, tabaq maz, qorma, kabab mirch chetni, abgosh are prepared.’
- ‘It was Chinese but had a lot of mirch masala, suited to our pallets.’
- ‘If you are unlucky to bite a full bodied one head on, you can might as well have mirch masala for dessert.’
- ‘Finally, the making of a biryani is an art and should not be attempted by someone who has no idea how much loon and mirch is acceptable.’
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.