Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A lever behind the trigger guard on a rifle:[as modifier] ‘bolt action with underlever cocking’
- ‘The Model 46 has an underlever cocking system, flip-up loading port, automatic safety, adjustable rear sight, adjustable trigger, extended scope rail, and a rifled barrel.’
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.