Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Attributive designating a type of insurance which covers financial losses incurred by a business during a period in which it is unable to operate normally, as the result of a fire or another insurable risk.
Early 20th century; earliest use found in Insurance Monitor.
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.