Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A polyester microfiber fabric with a suedelike, water-repellent finished surface.
- ‘Kenneth Cole demonstrated his dressy New York line, which was characterized by Cole's love for uncommon fabrics, such as microsuedes and nylon.’
- ‘Bay Shore, N.Y.-based Weatherproof Garment Co. sees popularity this year in microsuede for golf.’
- ‘One side of the reversible comforter is microfiber polyester, the other side is polyester microsuede, providing variation in textures.’
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.