Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A chain used to move logs.
- ‘I was dragging a 20 ton snigging chain around to the back of the truck to hook up and tow another road train.’
- ‘It's mostly due to the clearing I had done last year which is now letting the sun in and record rain, and netting with the snigging chain.’
- ‘I have snigging chains around all my steel gates as those are her favourite and she has made good with an escape or two.’
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.