Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- North American term for interior-sprung
- ‘Both inner spring mattresses and foam mattresses have their positive qualities.’
- ‘With most inner-spring mattresses, the same gauge spring is used throughout the mattress.’
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.