Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘only half of the proceeds from the IPO will go towards paying down the some of the current £423 million pound debt burden’short for initial public offering
- ‘I was convinced that the IPO stock was being distributed to the wrong investors.’
- ‘To entrepreneurs, IPOs offer the promise of funding for their businesses and rewards for their hard work.’
- ‘In September 1998 the planned IPO was scuttled at the last minute.’
- ‘He was unable to turn the company's high-flying plans into a successful IPO.’
- ‘How can we raise a hundred million in an IPO?’
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.