Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A drill on which pressure is brought to bear by the operator's chest.
- ‘Then I spin this gizmo as fast as I can for about 30 seconds, angling the breast drill all over the place to polish the entire inside surface.’
- ‘We are manufacturers and exporters of all types of carpenter tools like breast drills.’
- ‘The patent makes no mention of using this device as a breast drill.’
- ‘The animated gadgetry consists of a breast drill in which an old wood drill has been mounted.’
- ‘The content of the 24-page catalog was expanded to include breast drills and vises.’
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.