Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A flag day.
- ‘Several car wash / tag days are scheduled for the spring of 2003.’
- ‘They were asked to organise fund-raisers and tag days (Pelletier-Baillargeon 585-87, 599-600).’
- ‘Fundraisers include bake sales, tag days, garage sales and a ‘March of Loonies’.’
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.