Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- another term for telephone banking
- ‘One of its biggest deals was the acquisition of the Insurance company for £1.1bn which it combined with its existing business, widely held to be the spark that set the whole telebanking sector alight.’
- ‘Typical business activities powered by the company include telebanking, debt-collection, customer services and telesales.’
- ‘Examples include teleshopping, telebanking, telebroking and even telebetting (all activities carried out from home using a computer and telephone).’
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.