Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The art or craft of decorating objects with paper cut-outs.
- ‘Its best to have a pair of scissors put aside solely for decoupage.’
- ‘Almost any surface can be used for decoupage, but different surfaces will require different treatment.’
- ‘Boxes provide interesting results when done with decoupage.’
1960s: French, from découper ‘cut out’.
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.