Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The art of creating confectionery or cake decorations from sugar paste.
- ‘Her culinary and sugarcraft skills were unsurpassed and she was an enthusiastic traveller.’
- ‘We have also started holding classes here teaching sugarcraft which have been really popular.’
- ‘Dobbie is taking the ladylike art of sugarcraft to new levels.’
- ‘I broke a bone in my hand which for me is a disaster as I am, or was, a sugarcraft artist and my work depends upon my dexterity for the intricate work involved.’
- ‘He asked me to re-ice some Christmas cakes, as he knew that I taught sugarcraft classes.’
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.