Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An eagle that catches and feeds on fish.
- ‘It measures 2.3m from elbow to elbow, the maximum wingspan of the African fish eagle.’
- ‘You can sometimes see the beautiful fish eagle circling overhead and hear the shrieking of the brown headed parrot in the trees.’
- ‘The osprey is often called the fish hawk or the fish eagle.’
- ‘The islands are home to many bird species, including fish eagles, ospreys and flamingos.’
- ‘During a few hours on the water, you are likely to see hippos, crocodiles, baboons and fish eagles.’
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.