Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A holder of a particular credit or charge card.
- ‘Unless a credit card is reported lost by a cardmember, transactions that come in with the valid authorisation code are deemed by banks as bona fide and valid.’
- ‘As a Gold cardmember, you are entitled to one ‘Ankle Dance.’’
- ‘At American Express, ‘The 17% increase in worldwide billed business (card usage) resulted from a 13% increase in spending per basis cardmember and 6% growth in cards in force.’’
- ‘Existing cardmembers have yet to be tapped for their full potential.’
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.