Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A piece of waterproof material fastened in the armpit of a dress to protect it from perspiration.
- ‘Dress Shields are made of 100% cotton fabric with a high thread count.’
- ‘Dress shields and other methods have been introduced in an effort to control this problem.’
dress shield/ˈdre(s) ˌSHēld/
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.