Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A rural road separating concessions.
- ‘The former two McDougall lots abut the road allowance which extends from the concession road known as Scotland Road.’
- ‘Behind the concession lines were just railings and balconies, looking over the city.’
- ‘Concession roads are straight, and follow an approximately square grid, usually oriented to a local lakeshore.’
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.