Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(at a customs area in an airport or port) the passage which should be taken by arriving passengers who have only travelled within the European Union.
- ‘The blue channel is for those whose journeys began in the EU.’
- ‘Even if you go through the blue channel you could still be stopped if you are coming from Europe and carrying contraband.’
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.