Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Kale of a variety with purplish leaves.
- ‘Curly leaved kales such as Scottish kale (Scotch kale in the USA) are less coarse and rigid than the plain kinds, and are still popular as food.’
- ‘Kale is most often grown north of the Mason-Dixon Line; Scotch kale's botanical sister, collards, fills the same dietary niche in the South.’
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.