Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A long, narrow board, often a modified snowboard, used for sliding down sand dunes.
- ‘It's accessible, with big dunes right off U.S.101, and a full-service shop that rents, sells, and manufactures sandboards.’
- ‘While snowboards certainly influenced the sandboard's design various details needed to be rethought.’
- ‘It looked kind of like a sandboard crossed with a skateboard.’
- ‘This is an evening ritual - sandboards slide faster when the dunes have cooled down.’
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.