Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A toadstool with a slimy blue-green cap and dark brown gills, found in both Eurasia and North America.
- ‘Species which are still around in early November include the spectacular green verdigris agaric, shaggy ink cap and various Conocybe, Melanoleuca and Paneolus species.’
- ‘By this time numbers were dropping, but several additions were found including verdigris agaric.’
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.