Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A document issued to employees by their employer as part of their pay and exchangeable for food at restaurants and shops.
- ‘Forget luncheon vouchers, one outfit has set a new benchmark in worker welfare by handing its workers free subscriptions to Net porn sites.’
- ‘But there was a time and place for everything, and it wasn't here in front of everybody when they didn't have the necessary luncheon vouchers.’
- ‘No, you can't pay in luncheon vouchers.’
- ‘In the meantime, watching him struggle with a tiny budget that could not keep Star Wars extras in luncheon vouchers has prompted her to consider adding directing to her own repertoire.’
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.