Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A bug or beetle with a turtlelike carapace, especially an olive-brown shield bug that frequents grassy places.
- ‘Very quickly the golden turtle bugs will move in and wipe out the bad guys… its hard to believe or have faith in this unless you've seen it in action.’
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.