Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A Chilean eucryphia tree which is sometimes cultivated as an ornamental.
- ‘Under huge coihues and cypresses, ulmos of stunning white flowers grow.’
- ‘The wood of the ulmo is heavy and durable, of excellent quality, and is therefore used in construction and construction and manufacturing of cross planks.’
- ‘Where topography permits along mayor heights, shrubs of dwarf notro, tiny ulmos and tineos with very coriaceous leaves are found.’
- ‘It features exuberant vegetation of ulmos, olivillos and coigües, and sea species like salmons and trouts.’
- ‘The setting for this intense adventure is an Island on the Trancura River, where you will fly among centenary oaks, coihues, ulmos, cinammon trees and copihues.’
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.