Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A bomb containing plastic explosive.
- ‘Another audience member expressed concern for the welfare of the dogs that were used to sniff for plastic bombs.’
- ‘School students can make these plastic bombs if they want to.’
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.