Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A North American arum with a large divided leaf, a greenish-cream spathe, and a very long white spadix.Also called dragon arum
- ‘This is not mere fancy; these are green dragons, wildflowers of the arum family, which includes jack-in-the-pulpit, wild calla, and arrow arum.’
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.