Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(in the UK) a method of saving money that carries certain tax privileges.as modifier ‘SAYE accounts’
- ‘Some employees have share options in their company and save-as-you-earn schemes that enable them to buy shares in their company at preferential rates - resulting in dependence on one company's shares when it comes to saving.’
- ‘When we launched our save-as-you-earn scheme two years ago, people were aware of these schemes.’
- ‘At the moment I put aside £250 into a save-as-you-earn scheme.’
- ‘Then, $1,000 per month gets transferred to a save-as-you-earn account, which I can't touch for 2 years.’
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.