Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Italian wine of reasonable quality, suitable for drinking with a meal.
- ‘Most of Italy's most ambitious still Chardonnays, exhibiting every possible wine-making technique, are white versions of Supertuscans (typically a barrique aged vino da tavola from Tuscany) with some counterparts in Umbria too.’
- ‘In Tuscany, producers determined to make new-style wines abandoned the terroir-based Chianti labels for the humble designation vino da tavola (table wine).’
Italian, literally ‘table wine’.
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.