Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Bursting forth or through a surface.‘perithecia separately or collectively erumpent’figurative ‘a spectacle of erumpent patriotism’
- ‘An erumpent sun bellowed shouts of buttery light over the eastern flank, waking the entire valley with its aureate noise.’
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.