Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A privileged, wealthy, or powerful section of society.as modifier ‘a degree from an Ivy League school is an almost indispensable credential of overclass membership’
- ‘The emergence of the overclass means that lots of people can enjoy the security of being liberated from necessity and the freedom to pursue happiness.’
- ‘Well, it's the overclass that is the dishonest, criminal and corrupt burden on society.’
- ‘One beef I do have with radical history is that it often forces everything it touches into the same underclass versus overclass mould.’
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.