Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘That's my main motive in this thread, to make people realise ‘talent’ is acquirable - it's under your control.’
- ‘Expert knowledge is an acquirable resource.’
- ‘‘Consumers may find digital TVs a little bit more acquirable after retail prices drop in line with the tax cut,’ Lee said.’
- ‘It's simply that these are the obvious, overt qualities or things that are, some think, acquirable.’
- ‘However, not all open source materials are acquirable through subscription.’
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.