Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- another term for nandina
- ‘Unfortunately when people hear the word "bamboo" they think invasive grasses, but Japanese sacred bamboo isn't a bamboo at all.’
- ‘Ever evolving, the spa has just begun to plant a sacred bamboo grove, based on traditional contemplation gardens found at temples in Japan.’
- ‘They will also plant a sacred bamboo at the moongate, a traditional Chinese front entrance to the Chinese medicinal herb collection in the garden, which is in the shadow of an established ginkgo.’
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.