Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- another term for edible snail
- ‘The best-known snails for the table are the above-mentioned H. pomata, which is escargot de Bourgogne in France, also known as vineyard or Roman snail, and H. aspera, the common or garden snail, petit gris in France.’
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.