Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A rose with small pink, white, or yellow flowers that are particularly attractive as buds.
- ‘After purchasing a dozen red sweetheart roses, I called a taxi, directing the driver to Jen's grave once again.’
- ‘The sweetheart rose, has a long season of boutonniere-type buds that open into fragrant pink blooms.’
- ‘Clutching the bag to her heart as if it were a bouquet of sweetheart roses, she smiled benevolently at him.’
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.