Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A personal list of favourite or most frequently accessed websites compiled by an Internet user:‘hot lists are already getting jammed and surfers are becoming more choosy’
- ‘If I cared, at all, about sports other than the Avalanche, this site would be on my hotlist for many years.’
- ‘You can compose a custom request with frequently-used parameters and save it as a hotlist or bookmark item in your browser.’
- ‘It's kind of interesting to check into their portfolios and see who else they own; it's like a cross between a hotlist and a financial decision.’
- ‘They've joined forces and produced a one-stop-shopping locale, which is now going to be on my hotlist.’
- ‘The hotlist now includes a links panel, which lists all the links in the current page, by default, and the browser also supports spatial navigation.’
- ‘Insiders say the Development Bank is also on the hotlist.’
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.