Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A river meander that has been cut abnormally deeply into the landscape because uplift of the land has led to renewed downward erosion by the river.
- ‘There are several incised meanders along the middle course of the River Wye, near Chepstow, Gwent.’
- ‘The meandering pattern will remain as a deep valley known as an incised meander.’
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.