Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A handhold formed by wedging a finger in a crack in the rock.
- ‘An alternate finger jam can sometimes be formed where there is a constriction in the crack.’
- ‘I made a series of hand and finger jams up to a large flake that overrides the crack.’
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.