Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- US term for payphone
- ‘Upon entering Sportsman Lake is a paved area with restrooms and a self-service pay station.’
- ‘The old woman got out and shuffled over to the nearest pay station.’
- ‘After shoving some orange chicken in my mouth, I got out and went over to the pay station.’
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.