Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- another term for cep
- ‘Edible varieties such as penny buns, chanterelles and field mushrooms - along with dozens of others - can be foraged from Britain's forests and fields.’
- ‘Penny Bun or King Bolete (Boletus edulis) is a very fine edible mushroom.’
- ‘Take a fresh Penny Bun (Boletus edulis) and, retaining the stem as well as the cap, slice it vertically into slabs 5 or 6mm (half and inch) thick.’
- ‘They do not expect us to pay tuppence for a penny bun.’
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.