Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A venomous marine snake with a flattened tail that lives in the warm coastal waters of the Indian and Pacific oceans and does not come onto land.
- ‘A sea snake can live its whole life without ever touching land.’
- ‘The waves at one particular place are creations of the sea snake.’
- ‘It's amazing how fast you can fin when a yellow-belly sea snake is chasing your tail!’
- ‘A seafood that is peculiar to Okinawa is the sea snake caught in the neighbouring subtropical waters.’
- ‘The male sea snake has a double set of reproductive organs, covered in spines.’
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.