Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A round, flat-topped cap with a visor that is part of the US Army and US Air Force service uniform.
- ‘Scores of military police were present guarding Agus, who appeared in the courtroom in an Army uniform and a service cap, but not in his Red Beret, the pride of his corps.’
- ‘Officers have the quatrefoil on their service caps, and all wear the bronze 1868 globe and anchor and khaki shirts with neckties.’
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.