Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A tall South American plant with upright brush-like spikes of small red flowers.
- ‘Amaranthus is also called as Amaranth, Tampala, Tassel Flower, Flaming Fountain, Fountain Plant, Joeseph's Coat, Love-lies-bleeding, Molten Flower, Prince's Feather and Summer Poinsettia.’
- ‘Flowering through the summer months, Prince's Feather is a striking specimen as a fast-growing accent for the flower border.’
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.