Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A narrow-bladed saw for cutting decorative spiral lines or patterns.
- ‘It is not necessary to have a scroll-saw for the scroll-saw problems illustrated and described in this chapter.’
- ‘Whether you're working on detailed crafts or simply need to make freehand cuts, the flexibility of a scroll saw is just what you need.’
- ‘Handmade wooden toys have a special charm, and they are easy to make on a scroll saw.’
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.