Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A funnel-shaped outer sleeve turned back to expose an inner sleeve and lining.
- ‘The pagoda sleeve can also have a formed slit or a straight slit for the under sleeve to show rather than just straight across all the time.’
- ‘Pagoda sleeves were a high fashion distinction, and reserved for nice or best dresses.’
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.