Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Encroach on someone else's rights.‘I'm not interested in poaching on your territory’
encroach on, trespass on, invade, infringe on, intrude onView synonyms
- ‘Just remember, it's not considered very good taste to poach on another woman's territory.’
- ‘The University is going to poach on your territory with a computerized system to help companies find managers.’
- ‘We'll teach those little beggars not to poach on our territory.’
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.