Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A plant of western North America with blue bowl-shaped flowers.
- ‘The Baby Blue eyes (Nemophila Insignis) will produce a delicate, sky blue, cup-shaped mound of flowers with white centres.’
- ‘Baby Blue Eyes is an annual that looks like a delicate little garden plant.’
- ‘Baby blue eyes is a small plant, rarely growing over 10 inches high.’
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.