Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A coupon used for prepaying the postage for the reply to a letter sent to another country.
- ‘With the international reply coupon, you pre-pay the postage for sending standard letters from outside of Germany.’
- ‘Attached to the end of the form you will find a reply coupon.’
- ‘If those magazines included a reply coupon which you could return for the advertised value of your house then we would all know exactly where we were.’
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.