Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Pasta in short pieces with a helical shape.
- ‘What you put on your spaghetti or rotini or fettuccine is no longer limited to tomato sauce in the jar.’
- ‘Last night, when I was putting the pasta in, I actually found myself considering stealing a few rotini for myself.’
- ‘You only pay for the great-tasting food you eat (the rotini and meatballs are my favorite!).’
- ‘I ordered the evening's special: spicy lamb sausage, served atop a heap of al dente rotini, and Leo's tomato fondue.’
Italian, literally spirals.
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.