Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An account recording the financial transactions of a business in a particular category, rather than with a person or other organization.
- ‘All journals are entered straight into their respective nominal account or cost-centre where they show immediately on any reports or enquiries.’
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.