Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Having insurance coverage beyond what is necessary.
- ‘Japan, the world's second-largest market for insurance, is often called the most overinsured nation.’
- ‘I read an article the other day saying that the majority of Americans are overinsured.’
- ‘However, one evening I was watching a television programme that showed how the vast majority of homeowners are overinsured.’
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.