Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A flying phalanger that feeds on wattle gum and eucalyptus sap, native to Australia, New Guinea, and Tasmania.
- ‘There is a sugar glider, an emu and a kangaroo, several koalas, snakes, geckos, frogs, and eagle, a wombat, a pelican, and many more as well.’
- ‘But aside from is leaden, lackadaisical pace, the movie believes in a world so sickly sweet that it would give sugar gliders, fruit bats, and honey bees diabetes.’
- ‘Like the other projects that involved Jane and PLL, this one is a success, and Foxy, Rocky, and Stevie have a fine new home in Hillsboro, Missouri, in a den not far from some sugar gliders.’
- ‘At dusk pademelons and wallabies come out while sugar gliders float through the forest canopy.’
- ‘A sugar glider is a tiny marsupial indigenous to Australia.’
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.