Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- past and past participle of sit
1(in the UK except Scotland) a test taken by school students as part of the national curriculum.
2trademark (in the US) a test of a student's verbal and mathematical skills, used for admission to American colleges.
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.