Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A fundraising event in which box lunches are auctioned off.
- ‘Any, or perhaps many of you ladies would surely be the envy of your friends if you showed up at their next box social with me at your side.’
- ‘This Sunday is our nationwide store birthday-each store is holding their own box social for the public.’
- ‘If I didn't know better, I'd swear the folks set up this shindig (box social perhaps)?’
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.