Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1another term for Premium Bond
2(in the US) a government bond sold to the general public, yielding variable interest.
- ‘Purchasing a Savings Bond with an October issue date is key to this strategy.’
- ‘Unlike a money market fund, which can usually be cashed in at any time without penalty, you can't withdraw your money from a Savings Bond for the first six months.’
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.