Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The uppermost canopy level of a forest, formed by the tallest trees.
- ‘They morphotyped fine root tips and demonstrated that around 38% of the variation in EcM diversity was attributable to overstorey plant diversity.’
- ‘It was comparable to the other two sites in the composition and structure of both the overstorey vegetation and small mammal communities.’
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.