Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A man who is a member of a gentleman's club.‘the MP has a reputation as a Blimpish clubman and Tory curmudgeon’
- ‘One of our greatest clubmen, he served the club in every capacity but especially as an administrator and is best remembered as a long serving Secretary.’
- ‘He's very committed, one of the best clubmen you could get.’
- ‘He was a great clubman and if I asked him to do anything for the club he did it straight away.’
- ‘Both have been long-serving clubmen, occupying many of the official club positions over the years.’
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.