Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘The front seats provide height adjusters as well as lumbar support and armrests on both sides.’
- ‘More than 35,000 insurance adjusters are working statewide handling more than 1-million claims filed from the first three storms.’
- ‘Did they send an adjuster out to look at your car?’
- ‘The air suspension and ride height adjuster don't work properly, which means when the car is full the rear suspension is so low the underside scrapes on speed bumps.’
- ‘Since 2001 my husband has been working with my employer as an insurance adjuster.’
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.