Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A bite-size cookie made with cream-cheese dough rolled around a filling of nuts, poppy seed paste, chocolate, or jam.
- ‘Last year, at a friend's parents' Hanukkah party, I eased my way through the roasted cashews, the challah bread, the decadent rugalach.’
- ‘Rugelach need to have a crunchy exterior, a chewy interior, and be studded with walnuts and raisins.’
- ‘This was my first time baking rugalach, and this recipe surpassed my expectations.’
- ‘Add a sweet treat to the end of your meal by making homemade rugalach.’
Yiddish, literally ‘little twists’.
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.