Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- another term for forewoman
- ‘She'd long believed her forelady, Miss Henderson, disliked her.’
- ‘Usually, three section heads helped the head forelady supervise the whole packing or trimming procedure.’
- ‘The forelady of the jury was an African-American, who found the police officers to be entirely innocent.’
- ‘Whenever he does that, he always alerts the foreladies and they in turn intensify supervision.’
- ‘The new National Union's constitution forbade membership eligibility to foremen and foreladies.’
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.