Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A type of surfboard, typically round or short, used for riding shallow water.
- ‘The moves one can pull on a skimboard are a blend of many other board sports.’
- ‘Featuring longboard, shortboard, skimboard, bodyboard, and distance paddle events, the contest has been likened to a water-based Ironman event.’
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.