Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A miniature floribunda rose.
- ‘Today we went and bought some more good soil and 3 pale terracotta pots for my intense pink patio roses I bought earlier this week.’
- ‘Some of the most effective I've seen this summer include a plain wooden container filled with white daisies bordered in dwarf lavender, a patio rose in a stone urn, and blue hydrangeas in a Chinese glazed pot.’
- ‘Some favorite patio roses that thrive in containers include: Pink Pollyanna, Amorette, and Yellow Jacket (yellow).’
- ‘So you can have patio roses; you can have very small standard apple trees that you can grow on your terrace if you've not much space.’
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.