Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A board having a regular pattern of small holes for pegs, used chiefly for games or the display of information.
- ‘The pegboard should hold almost all your grooming tools.’
- ‘The entire thing sort of looked like a pegboard with pegs in it.’
- ‘These screws were applied through the holes in the pegboard so as not to damage the board material.’
- ‘Hang them on a pegboard so that you can see at a glance what you have.’
- ‘Activities to help with these goals include Lego and other building sets, Playdough, puzzles, pegboards, beads and other table toys.’
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.