Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A rambling rose with large white musk-scented flowers.
- ‘Enter beneath the dangling purple blooms of the school's 100-year-old wisteria arbor and take in the far-flung melange of flowers, from jacaranda to a rare Abyssinian musk rose.’
- ‘Hybrid musk roses are another fallen group that isn't often found in the trade.’
- ‘Marjorie Fair is also the name of a crimson and white hybrid musk rose, a hardy flower with good resistance to disease.’
- ‘For example, hybrid musk roses grow well even in less than full sun, so they are often used in shady areas.’
- ‘The hybrid musk rose that draws the most comments in my garden is ‘Mozart’.’
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.