Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A chairlift on a mountain with seats for four people.
- ‘The recent addition of three quad chairlifts, two of them high speed, delivers long easy trails from all the main lifts.’
- ‘This winter, the year-old resort has added 25 more runs and a quad chairlift.’
- ‘We decided to have a race from the top of Perisher Mountain (in Australia) down to the bottom of the quad chair.’
- ‘I wonder if a rig can be attached to a quad chairlift / gondola to carry the hang gliders up?’
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.