Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A longitudinal structural piece on the inside of a boat; an internal gunwale.
- ‘Preferably the bolt rope holders are attached in a spaced apart manner to an inwale to be secured to the hull of the water craft.’
- ‘I measured and shaped a new piece of cedar to complete the inwale at the bow.’
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.