Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A brown European moth whose caterpillars feed on pine needles and are a serious pest of plantations.
- ‘Feeding of pine beauty moth caterpillars is the most harmful when they feed on young buds.’
- ‘The community composition of Carabid beetles, some species of which are known predators of pine beauty moth, was examined within a Scottish plantation.’
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.