Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A cultivated raspberry plant.
- ‘After mulching away the lawn, I replanted the front yard with raspberry canes, table grapes, and 35 blueberry bushes.’
- ‘This is laid in lawn with a central pathway, and is stocked with mature fruit trees and raspberry canes.’
- ‘Mow raspberry canes down to the ground with a power lawn mower when they have finished fruiting.’
- ‘Old currant wood should be cut out, right down to the ground, as should raspberry cane that has fruited.’
- ‘From November until March, weather permitting, you can plant raspberry canes.’
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.