Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An iron used for pressing clothes which was heated on a hotplate or fire.
electric iron, steam iron, smoothing ironView synonyms
- ‘Quentin then visits a hardware store, where he buys two flat irons.’
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.