Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1The Latin binomial name of a species, consisting of the generic name followed by the specific epithet.
- ‘Both the generic and specific names refer to the plant's fragrance.’
- 1.1Zoology another term for specific epithet
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.