Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The upper part of a door frame.
- ‘Dry rot was found in the door head leading from first floor landing to right hand wing.’
- ‘He said cracks appeared in a bedroom and bathroom, a door head dropped 1cm and the upper floor began to slope towards the centre of the house.’
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.