Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1Dice with card designs (from nine to ace) on the faces instead of spots.
- ‘The Liar's Poker Richard is referring to is the game played with the serial numbers of dollar bills and not the game played with poker dice.’
- 1.1[mass noun] A dice game in which the thrower aims for combinations of several dice similar to winning hands in poker:‘we kept ourselves awake by playing poker dice’
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.