Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A rose belonging to a distinct species and not to one of the many varieties produced by hybridization.
- ‘Species roses are those that occurred naturally thousands, or even millions, of years ago.’
- ‘I'm a big fan of wild and species roses.’
- ‘Shrub and species roses require little or no pest control.’
- ‘Let's start asking for more species roses at the garden center because they are easy.’
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.