Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- old-fashioned term for manuscript paper
- ‘She picks up a piece of the music paper and traces her finger along the lines of notes, humming under her breath.’
- ‘The material amounts to twenty-three sheets of music paper, most of them written on both sides, totalling thirty-six pages.’
- ‘She then grabbed a piece of music paper and wrote down the notes of the song.’
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.