Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The basic monetary unit of Lesotho, equal to 100 lisente.
- ‘The Namibian dollar and the Lesotho loti both circulate at a one-to-one ratio with the South African rand.’
- ‘The press group (consisting of a newspaper and radio station) was threatened with closure in June because of its inability to pay a fine of 170.000 maloti immediately and in full.’
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.