Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- another term for honey mushroom
- ‘Sadly the plant succumbed to an attack of honey fungus 18 months ago, and had to be removed.’
- ‘Alas the tree died, either poisoned by leaks from the gas main beneath it or from honey fungus.’
- ‘Unfortunately, not being a native species, they are very susceptible to fungal infections, notably honey fungus.’
- ‘As I looked more closely, the ghastly realisation dawned on me - we had honey fungus.’
- ‘Because of the danger of honey fungus, I would not keep a dying shrub or tree, but if an old apple tree was collapsing but in reasonable health, I would give it a wooden, rustic support, then grow a rose over that.’
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.