Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A profitable transaction.
- ‘It is extremely good stroke of business because of its location and minor amount you have to pay for improving the living standard.’
- ‘Then it hits Daffy: selling toys using Santa's name is a stroke of business genius.’
- ‘Good for them, they did a good stroke of business for the church of God.’
- ‘There is a suspicion that he has done a good stroke of business here.’
- ‘But I have done a good stroke of business for the treasury.’
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.