Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A small evergreen tree of warm climates, which bears a hard-shelled edible fruit with poisonous seeds.
- ‘He uses the Makuni, or monkey orange, which comes from further afield in Namibia, to make a uniquely Namibia ice cream.’
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.