Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A small Arctic goose that breeds in northern Canada.
- ‘At that distance I wouldn't have known whether it was a snow goose or a Ross's goose.’
- ‘Increases in numbers have occurred in other populations of ‘white’ geese, including populations of lesser snow geese, greater snow geese (A.c. atlantica) and Ross's geese (A. rossii).’
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.