Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A bond issued by the government and sold to the general public.
- ‘Purchasing a Savings Bond with an October issue date is key to this strategy.’
- ‘Unlike a money market fund, which can usually be cashed in at any time without penalty, you can't withdraw your money from a Savings Bond for the first six months.’
savings bond/ˈsāviNGz bänd/
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.