Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A coarse type of cottage cheese.
- ‘As a little girl, my great (maternal) grandmother Elsie fed me noodles and pot cheese.’
- ‘Creating this delight took hours: it meant weighing down ‘pot cheese’ with a heavy board to drain the moisture and then pressing it though a sieve before the other ingredients were added.’
- ‘Note that the recipe will work well with either farmer's or pot cheese.’
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.