Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A very small burrowing armadillo found in southern South America.
- ‘A young / baby of a pink fairy armadillo is called a 'pup'.’
- ‘The smallest of the family of the armadillos, the Pink Fairy Armadillo (Chlamyphorus truncatus), is an endangered species.’
- ‘Armadillos vary in size from the tiny fairy armadillo to the giant armadillo.’
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.