Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘Using the private message system or e-mail form to harass or threaten other members is bannable on first offense.’
- ‘All he is doing is saying things the cons don't agree with - last time I looked, that wasn't a bannable offense, at least not here.’
- ‘Pretty soon he's going to install a feature that automatically bans people if they even think of posting anything bannable.’
- ‘I've found a way to write a bannable book but not have it banned.’
- ‘I have never seen a game in which there was a clear list of bannable offences posted on the website.’
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.