Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘the soil is moist and fertile’
fecund, fruitful, productive, high-yielding, prolific, proliferating, propagative, generative
2‘even couples who are fertile may adopt a child’
able to conceive, able to have children, fecund, potent, generative, reproductive
3‘he has a particularly fertile brain’
imaginative, inventive, innovative, innovational, creative, visionary, original, ingenious, resourceful, constructive
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.