Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A passenger on a ship who does not have a cabin.
- ‘The fare to Belmullet was 6-6 cabin class and 4 / - deck passenger.’
- ‘But sometimes cabin passengers allow them to use the latrine because they are afraid that if the poor deck passengers get angry then they might go down and make a hole in the launch.’
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.