Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A durable synthetic fabric.
- ‘The company markets the products from Gee's division (including CoolMax, Cordura, and Lycra) to mills, retailers, and end consumers.’
- ‘Fully lined, it's made from Cordura ® nylon and polyester.’
- ‘DuPont's Cordura is not a single fabric, but is a line of more than a dozen different fabrics with various applications in the outdoors.’
- ‘Made with a tough 1000 denier Cordura outer shell, this handy unit features 14 separate storage compartments or slots and is lined with nylon pack cloth.’
- ‘The Cordura fabric is windproof, water resistant, rot proof and fire resistant.’
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.