Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A raised safety rail in the stern of a yacht.
- ‘Mariabronn was made for some reason without a pushpit and this leads to a serious lack of places to mount safety gear.’
- ‘I have fitted a plastimo 'universal' cradle to the pushpit of my 34, which holds an 8 man raft.’
1960s: humorous formation, suggested by pulpit.
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.