Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A creeping white-flowered European clover which is an important fodder plant.Also called Dutch clover
- ‘The white clover takes nitrogen from the air and puts it into the soil for the grass to feed on.’
- ‘The wild raspberries, the white clover, and the sea air would suit you to a tee.’
- ‘He's also seeded pastures with legumes like alfalfa and red and white clovers.’
- ‘Wild white clovers persist better under heavy, continuous grazing because they are prolific reseeders.’
- ‘Bluegrass and white clover make a good combination for spring and fall, but an improved rye grass and Alice big leaf clover combination is better.’
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.