Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A mixture of water, detergents, and sometimes antifreeze used to clean the windscreens of vehicles.
- ‘Grit and dirt were being thrown up from the roads and plastering windscreens and there were even reports of motorists queuing at garages to buy screenwash.’
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.