Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- another term for wing nut
- ‘The catch is simply a bolt welded in place with a butterfly nut to hold it closed - same on the bottom door.’
- ‘Those of you who know where Shamino gets his butterfly nuts should have a good idea of where this is.’
- ‘It will prevent the butterfly nut from falling off while the ‘cruise control’ is not in use.’
- ‘Attach inside cup holders on Left and Right Side Panels using butterfly nuts and hanging boards.’
- ‘The special butterfly nuts allow you to tighten and loosen the joints as needed to fold up or unfold the stand.’
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.