Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘But its popularity plummeted from 1942, when the mobile hay baler overtook the basic sweep.’
- ‘He has been driving through the flooded River Derwent with passengers sitting on straw bailers in the trailer.’
- ‘The freshly mown hay lies in the hot sun waiting for the bailer to make bales and be done.’
- ‘Now it would be done with a four wheel drive tractor and small baler.’
- ‘My Dad would follow behind with the square hay bailer and he would bail the hay.’
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.