Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A vegetable that is a hybrid of broccoli and kale, with small florets on slender stalks.
- ‘Add the broccolini and beets and simmer until warmed, about two minutes.’
- ‘To serve, arrange a lobster tail, some claw meat, and broccolini in the center of a plate.’
- ‘To create a favorite combination of your own, choose a vegetable at its peak, such as asparagus or broccolini.’
- ‘The à la carte steaks meet their match in excellent sautéed mushrooms, the onion-ring tower and a marvelously smoky, singed stack of grilled broccolini (it tastes interestingly bitter, like broccoli raab).’
- ‘With the delicious mess of crab and pasta, the Centiolis serve spinach or broccolini sautéed with garlic and pour a Brunello or a Cabernet.’
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.