Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A social occasion at which the different courses of a meal are eaten at different people's houses.
- ‘A programme of fundraising events starts with a safari supper on October 18.’
- ‘My neighbours and I intend to organise a safari supper in our street on 10 Feb.’
- ‘They have made individual donations and organised fundraising activities including pledge auctions, safari suppers and Caribbean evenings.’
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.