Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- another term for redworm (sense 1)
- ‘Dickerson also recommends starting a worm farm under the rabbit cages, using red wigglers from bait stores.’
- ‘Born in Texas, Sally Gwylan now lives west of Albuquerque, New Mexico, in a handbuilt, off-the-grid house with two cats, a dog, and a mess of red wigglers.’
- ‘Worms: the most common raised for bait are red wigglers; they also go by manure worms, dungworms, and fishing worms.’
- ‘Many recommend nonfussy, heavy-feeding, easily multiplying red wigglers for bin life.’
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.