Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A rare narrow-snouted crocodile that resembles the gharial, native to Indonesia and Malaysia.
- ‘The false gharial is usually found to have an affinity with the family Crocodylidae.’
- ‘The outstanding questions in crocodylian phylogeny is the position of the false gharials, Tomistoma and its allies.’
- ‘False gharials, more accurately known as tomistomas, are some of the most unusual and little known of the crocodilians.’
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.