Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A musician or performer who samples music.
- ‘These cheerful Dutch samplists compete by offering high-quality, specialised orchestral samples at a reasonable price.’
- ‘‘A lot of the songs are kind of shots at people,’ says a singer and samplist, seeming remarkably more domestic and composed than his overtly frantic stage persona.’
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.