Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A person who does not make regular payments to receive something.
- ‘Well, this is a rare chance for non-subscribers to see the sort of material subscribers get in their inbox every day.’
- ‘It should be available to both subscribers and non-subscribers.’
- ‘The New Statesman article was available to non-subscribers but they seem to have moved it.’
- ‘The issue of the Weekly Standard out this morning is full of good stuff, most of it unavailable to non-subscribers.’
- ‘Some of the links to Economist articles below may perhaps not be accessible to non-subscribers; I'm sorry about this.’
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.