Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(in the UK) an organization established to provide retraining opportunities, chiefly by arranging managerial and technical courses for company staff.
- ‘In 1987, the Open College was established by the government to transform vocational education and training in the same way that the OU had managed to influence attitudes in higher education.’
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.