Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An international quality symbol for wool instituted by the International Wool Secretariat.
- ‘I know that those 96.9 percent of farmers have been disappointed in the performance of Woolmark and the Wool Board to this point, and particularly in recent years, because many of them have spoken to me and to others in the National Party.’
- ‘The same holds true with other famous marques, like the golden arches or the Woolmark.’
- ‘Experiments with new wool-lined duvets had proved so successful that even the Princess Royal had written to Woolmark expressing her appreciation that one had been sent to the Royal household.’
- ‘Ilkley-based Woolmark - the world's leading wool promotion company - said sales of Sportwool garments, which are licensed to manufacturers, increased by 250 per cent in 2002 compared to 2001.’
- ‘Recent figures by ABARE and Woolmark show a mixed forecast for commodities, particularly wool.’
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.