Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1A street in Westminster, London, between Whitehall and St James's Park. No. 10 is the official residence of the prime minister; No. 11 is the home of the Chancellor of the Exchequer.
- 1.1 Used allusively for the British government or the prime minister:‘Downing Street flatly refused to confirm that the summit was off’
- 1.1 Used allusively for the British government or the prime minister:
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.