Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The process of coming into flower.‘the flowerage of Romanticism’
- ‘Especially the flowerage of spring time, with its many wild flowers and the rows of fruit trees along the fairways, make even the most ambitious golf player stop and contemplate nature's dazzling beauty.’
- ‘In spring the flowerage of the apple trees is in vast contrast to the snow covered Alps which is a magnificent sight.’
- ‘We had mimosa trees that evoked images of Hawaii with their flowerage of pink brilliance.’
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.