Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A small mayweed with flowers that lack ray florets. When crushed, the leaves have a pineapple fragrance.
- ‘Pineapple Weed has since spread to northern and western Europe, where it is not native.’
- ‘Pineapple Weed is a common plant in central and northern Illinois, but somewhat less common in the southern areas of the state.’
- ‘Pineapple weed is a problem in spinach and other vegetable crops.’
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.