Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A climbing rose suitable for training on an upright.
- ‘The climbers also are pillar roses, adapted to growing near buildings and on posts and the climbing hybrid tree.’
- ‘‘Don Juan,’ 1958: This longtime favorite pillar rose has 8-to 10-foot canes and pointed buds that open to 5-inch rich-red, velvety blooms with a citrus fragrance.’
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.