Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An article of merchandise that has been displayed in a store and that is offered for sale at a reduced price.
- ‘‘The windows, the sink, and the faucet were floor samples,’ he says.’
- ‘I found a couch, a floor sample marked down at a considerable discount.’
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.