Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An arrangement covering the hire of an aircraft which does not include provision of a flight crew.
- ‘They would have leased it out on its own under a dry lease.’
[with object] Hire (an aircraft) on the basis of a dry lease.
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.