Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Be retained as counsel for.
- ‘This time around the lawyer parliamentarian is holding a brief for the devil.’
- ‘Often counsel holding a brief for another does not read it in the confident expectation that the case would be postponed.’
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.