Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(of an animal, especially a cow) producing milk.
- ‘The champion Friesian heifer in milk saw an honour awarded to Aidan Foody from Ardagh.’
- ‘I will refer to goats in milk and to milking goats to reflect the distinction.’
- ‘The data were adjusted for previous lactation milk yield and days in milk at last test day.’
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.