Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A chair with solid arms continuous with a semicircular back.
- ‘Andrew sank back down into his plastic tub chair.’
- ‘This is a flexible, truckable tub chair which can be used for various tasks within meeting, breakout, cafe or lounge environments.’
- ‘Her teaching took place in her studio, surrounded by her paintings, her two grand pianos and her comfy tub chairs.’
- ‘He acknowledged the debt quickly, easing into a tub chair and sipping an Evian.’
- ‘For instance, her party room has boomerang-shaped windows, bright green starburst-patterned carpet, and candy-colored leather tub chairs.’
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.