Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Relating to land above the piedmont and below the timberline.‘the high-country snowpack often exceeds 10 feet’
- ‘I got a fast lesson in the vagaries of high-country weather.’
- ‘While no place near a mountain road is truly undiscovered, three of our favorite high-country destinations will get you into the heart of Muir's magnificent mountains.’
- ‘The Yosemite Association has offered a wide range of seminars since 1971-everything from high-country backpacking trips to landscape painting courses.’
- ‘Depending on the weather, high-country trails may not be clear of snow until well into June.’
- ‘Large new areas of forest, high-country, and coastal land have been protected as public conservation land.’
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.