Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A sofa or settee that can be converted into a bed.
- ‘The Living room has a wood-burning stove, a beautiful Moroccan dining table, and a put-you-up sofa’
- ‘There is a de-lux put you up sofa bed in the lounge which we didn't even bother to use to be honest.’
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.