Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A railroad car equipped with a lounge and other amenities.
- ‘The club car still remained busy with several passengers sitting in the numerous chairs, talking over drinks and work.’
- ‘We boarded and the diner had closed for the evening and the club car was only opened until midnight.’
- ‘One exhibit that caught my eye upon the museum's reopening was devoted to the dining service of the old B&O, when passengers relaxed in club cars and had waiters carve turkey tableside.’
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.