Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A horse bred to have the gait of an American Saddle Horse.
- ‘His grandfather raised gaited horses, and he rode decendants of the great saddlebred, Rex McDonald.’
- ‘I am considering purchasing a 2 1/2 saddlebred mare for the purpose of showing and in a few years raising a colt.’
- ‘So how do you figure that when most American saddlebreds end up between 16 and 17 hands?’
- ‘However, a known number of horses (e.g., race and saddlebreds) have very little turn out time and seem to do fine with good horsemanship.’
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.