Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An egg bought or sold in its natural state in the shell.
- ‘Many find they taste just like shell eggs and cook like shell eggs.’
- ‘Pasteurized shell eggs began appearing on major supermarket shelves, in hospital kitchens and in major restaurant and hotel chains along the East Coast this spring.’
- ‘‘Eggs are a great nutritional food and we want - through this innovation - to remove all barriers that may prevent consumption of shell eggs,’ he says.’
- ‘Fresh shell eggs can be kept refrigerated in their carton for at least 4-5 weeks beyond the pack date.’
- ‘Valued at 5.2 million, the children's shell eggs represent 27 per cent of the total Easter egg market.’
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.