Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A rough-textured plaster finish for an exterior wall.
- ‘When the Tyrolean finish has cracked it allows moisture to penetrate.’
- ‘Apply a single backing coat of Lamotex to bare faced block work and prepare the finish to accept a Tyrolean finish.’
- ‘A Tyrolean finish, or Alpine finish can give texture to large areas of render.’
- ‘This course is ideal for learning how to apply render to brick and block walls with piers and then achieving a Tyrolean finish.’
- ‘A Tyrolean finish, as demonstrated here, or Alpine finish can give texture to large areas of render’
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.