Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A kind of synthetic rubber made of chlorinated and sulfonated polyethylene.
- ‘Colorful, flexible Hypalon coatings are used for inflatable rafts, skin kayaks, recreational fields, and Hypalon single-ply recoat.’
- ‘I went with hypalon, based on this and other information.’
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.