Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A spanner in which the jaws form a ring with internal serrations which fit completely around a nut, usable in confined spaces.
- ‘And every home handyman has learned too that if you don't want your nuts chewed when tightening or loosening them, there's nothing better than a set or ring spanner.’
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.