Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘A model of a combined brewhouse and bakehouse found in an Egyptian tomb is to be seen in the museum.’
- ‘Instead of taking its aging kegs home, they decided to rent the brewhouse from the bankruptcy administrators.’
- ‘This industry became more capitalized as brewhouses increasingly sold to commercial establishments.’
- ‘In the brewhouse, a lot of heat is needed to remove organic compounds from the product.’
- ‘Finally Paul arrives and we go to the brewhouse.’
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.