Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- another term for pteropod
- ‘The opisthobranchs include the sea slugs and their relatives the sea hares, sea butterflies, canoe shells, and others.’
- ‘These all feed on pteropods, or sea butterflies, one of the species most threatened by rising acidity.’
- ‘The divers visit a small skerrig surrounded by a kelp forest with nudibranchs, comb jellyfish and sea butterflies.’
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.