Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A light green vegetable that is a cross between broccoli and cauliflower.
- ‘Siblings of the brocciflower include the broccicolorabi.’
- ‘The vegetables she explores run from the familiar - artichokes, aubergines, radicchio - to the more exotic, such as chayote, cardoons, and brocciflower.’
- ‘My biggest weakness is hybrid fruits and vegetables (which reminds me that I haven't seen brocciflower in quite a long time).’
- ‘Foods like the Asian pear (apple-pear), tangelo and brocciflower are all tasty examples that demonstrate how certain traits of a plant can be preserved or eliminated when they are combined with traits from another plant.’
Blend of broccoli and cauliflower.
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.