Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A tropical coral which forms narrow parallel calcareous tubes linked by transverse plates.
- ‘The red octocoral Tubipora, the ‘organ pipe’ coral (Order Stolonifera), has polyps inhabiting long horny tubes.’
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.