Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A ring-shaped cake made in a fluted tube pan, called a Bundt pan.
- ‘Instead, they fill their plates with slices of lavender-scented pound cake, streusel-topped coffee cake, lemon buttermilk Bundt cake, and a rich chocolate cake.’
- ‘If you want to be friends, then let's do stuff friends do, like not hold hands - though I'm not ruling out the occasional Bundt cake.’
- ‘Do you know how hard it is to arrange 39 candles on a German chocolate Bundt cake?’
- ‘I won't go into details, but trust me, after what I saw him do in Amsterdam I'll never eat a Bundt cake again.’
- ‘Send him a Bundt cake or maybe a knitted scarf in your favorite college football team's colors.’
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.