Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(of a room or property) available for rent.
- ‘He had heard that she had a flat to let.’
- ‘There was no sign that indicated that the house was to let.’
- ‘She knew the house was to let and believed that the two men were probable tenants.’
- ‘If you have a room to let in a London house share or flat share you can advertise your flatshare for free.’
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.