Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A rented flat in which domestic service and sometimes meals are provided by the management.
- ‘He moved into a small service flat in the chancellery for 570 euros a month.’
- ‘From his small service flat behind the Chelsea swimming baths he would travel up to the West End on the No 19 bus.’
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.