Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- as modifier ‘a leading manufacturer of own-label breakfast cereals’another term for own brand
- ‘One of the Tesco bargains I enjoyed is its own-label Chilean Merlot.’
- ‘It's the equivalent of an own-label food line and should be aiming much higher.’
- ‘Similarly, Turkish manufacturers marketed their own-label jeans under foreign-sounding brands, such as Moment Jeans or Pyramid Jeans, as if they were imported.’
- ‘Most own-labels in both the food and drink sectors have improved over the last ten years, and now the best often compete with the brand leaders - as well as being a good deal cheaper.’
- ‘As own-label has grown, brands have been squeezed off the supermarket shelves.’
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.