Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A legendary serpent-like sea monster.
- ‘The sea serpent or its lake counterpart, the Loch Ness Monster, has long been part of oceanic folklore.’
- ‘They jumped to the strip of land right before the demon sea serpent fell completely back into the water.’
- ‘The locals knew the ancient history of the sea serpent.’
- ‘As I was standing there, a great sea serpent, long and blue like the falls that shimmered brilliantly, slithered out of the water.’
- ‘Bigelow later published an article on what he believed was an immature specimen of the sea serpent.’
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.