Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An Italian restaurant.
- ‘They will explore the age-old monuments, shop till they drop or sample some traditional Italian fare at an authentic ristorante.’
- ‘This ristorante is fantastic, and is so welcoming too!’
- ‘A ristorante usually posts its menu in the window so one can see what is available before going inside.’
- ‘My two favourites are Le Restaurant and the Italian ristorante, J & A's.’
- ‘Although we live in a very small town there is a wonderful bakery, a small grocery store that would qualify as a gourmet shop in the United States, and an excellent ristorante and pizzeria, all within five minutes walk.’
- ‘Whether you are dining in a no-frills trattoria or a more formal ristorante, owners and chefs invariably take pride in sourcing the best seasonal produce.’
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.