Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
You shouldn't be discouraged by failure, as other opportunities will soon present themselves.
- ‘As with so many things in life, as one door closes, another opens.’
- ‘So with plans for reusable rockets moving ahead, perhaps as one door closes, another opens.’
- ‘Yet sometimes, as one door closes, another opens, and about 18 months ago it unexpectedly started finding new local markets and expanding.’
- ‘It's about two weeks to the close of the cod season, but as they say in the classics, as one door closes, another opens.’
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.