Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A library entitled to receive one free copy of each book, pamphlet, map, music sheet or score, and periodical published in the UK.See also Bodleian Library
- ‘The National Library of Scotland, a copyright library which received editions of all my books, also refused to say anything.’
- ‘But till very recently, the major copyright libraries of the world have had a policy of throwing away book jackets.’
- ‘Edinburgh has great cultural assets, the Festival, the National Gallery of Scotland, the Portrait Gallery and the copyright library.’
- ‘Significantly, I could not find it in any university in my region, so I travelled to the nearest copyright library (in Oxford).’
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.