Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A textbook designed for use on a particular course of study.
- ‘This is a coursebook reservation program that lets you order your course books and materials online and have them boxed and waiting for you in the Book Department on the first day of school.’
- ‘The introduction of such ideas has influenced subsequent syllabuses and coursebooks.’
- ‘In both chapters, as in the entire coursebook, the materials view the state primarily in its relationships to the international system.’
- ‘The first week's coursebook describes a demanding agenda: training in marketing, media savvy, sports psychology, interpreting a balance sheet, branding and influencing skills.’
- ‘All of these descriptions are taken straight from the Institute's constantly growing coursebook.’
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.