Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A tiny spoon with a roundish deep bowl, used for serving oneself with salt.
- ‘Not only do we have salt cellars, but we also have silver plated salt spoons.’
- ‘We have lots of Open Salt Spoons, both for Individual and Table Salts as well as some for Mustard and Jelly.’
- ‘Cramer saw butter and tea knives, a salt spoon, and a teaspoon.’
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.