Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An elongated marine fish with heavy jaws and large teeth, which occurs mostly in the deeper waters of warm seas.
- ‘Positive conservation measures, however, will be presented to the council to limit catches of deepwater species such as the orange roughy, black scabbardfish and forkbeard off the continental shelf to the West of Scotland.’
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.