Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A class of mail for sending books, recordings, and computer media. It is cheaper and usually slower than first-class mail.
- ‘The actual USPS charge (media mail) is $1.42, leaving 58 cents to cover the rest of their costs.’
- ‘I know which boxes were shipped media mail, which were insured, which have not yet arrived.’
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.