Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A list of the candidates who have taken an examination, showing the class or mark achieved by each:‘I worked hard and as a result topped the class list’
- ‘The letter instructed assessors to destroy the comment sheets they produced while marking scripts as soon as class lists had been posted.’
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.