Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1With the end facing upwards, forwards, or towards the viewer:‘a little town looking endways on to the river’
- 1.1 In a row with the end of one object touching that of another:‘strips of rubber cemented endways’
- ‘Do the brick walls have "header courses" of bricks turned endways every five or six rows?’
- 1.1 In a row with the end of one object touching that of another:
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.