Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An island situated away from the mainland:‘a small out island where the seaplanes must land on the water’
- ‘Reports were that he himself was vacationing on an out island.’
- ‘Within the country, a distinction is made between the capital of Nassau on New Providence Island and the out islands of the archipelago.’
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.