Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A kind of sturdy cardboard used especially for making luggage labels and posters.Also called oaktag
- ‘Have each student sit in front of a sheet of tagboard, which has been taped to the blackboard.’
- ‘He gave himself a mental note to check the tagboard after lunch.’
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.