Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A small dark-winged butterfly of the skipper family, found in North America.
- ‘Even the dusky wings were not observed while they otherwise were randomly distributed across all other segments.’
- ‘Like other dusky wings this species is often associated with oak forests and forest openings.’
- ‘The persius dusky wing prefers areas of oak forest that have been burned, leaving charred remains behind.’
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.