Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An additional forestay sometimes used on offshore racing yachts.
- ‘I have considered setting it on the baby stay just aft of the clew of the storm.’
- ‘Make sure you have a baby stay installed for increased stability.’
- ‘Single lowers are helped out by a baby stay or jack stay to prevent mast pumping.’
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.