Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A thick, coarse cloth used for packing.
- ‘This is what the end triangles look like, be very careful which side of the material faces out on these, you will need two rights and two lefts in each fabric - the packcloth and the Cordura - for a total of 8 pieces.’
- ‘Denier Coated Packcloth is durable and highly water repellent, yet flexible and easy to work with.’
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.