Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A weed which is considered to be harmful to the environment or animals, especially one which may be the subject of regulations governing attempts to control it:‘a trial of remote-controlled helicopter technology in the fight against noxious weeds, mosquitoes, and other pests’[as modifier] ‘most states have their own noxious weed laws’
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.