Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Service, especially at a restaurant, extended to customers remaining in their parked vehicles.
- ‘They have nifty curb service complete with camera to announce your presence out by the dumpsters.’
- ‘‘I started working for my father when I was 12 years old, helping with curb service,’ he says, adding that his father added ice cream processing to the operation in 1940.’
- ‘It is one of the few remaining drive-in restaurants in South Carolina that features curb service.’
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.