Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
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- ‘The satin walnut was especially popular for use in furniture.’
- ‘The Chest of Drawers is made of Satin Walnut, a cut of wood revered for its stunning grain pattern.’
- ‘The armoire is made of satin walnut, and has a golden, medium, walnut patina.’
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.