Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Water from a piped supply.
- ‘If your hair looks dull or is hard to style, the problem could be your tap water.’
- ‘The new Bill also makes provision for opt-out clauses for people who are set against their tap water being fluoridated.’
- ‘Thames Water is celebrating its tap water being above average for the third year running.’
- ‘Do not use tap water supplied in buildings for drinking anywhere on the pilgrimage route.’
- ‘If your tap water is as hard as my well water, use distilled water or rain water.’
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.