Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
nounStock Market Australian
All Ordinaries.See also All Ordinaries
1950s; earliest use found in The Sydney Morning Herald. Shortened from All Ordinaries (although first attested earlier).
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.