Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The aquatic larva of the drone fly, with a taillike telescopic breathing tube that enables it to breathe air while submerged.
- ‘This means that farmers face problems with rat-tailed maggots in June and once again in August / September.’
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.