Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A table in a dining hall where athletes in training are served specially prepared meals.
- ‘At 2 a.m., it's usually steak or something left over from the training table.’
- ‘First the reserves and rookies are exploited by veterans, who demand that reserves play on special teams and rookies stand on training tables to sing.’
- ‘Fortunately, conditioning methods are so much better today, as are the athletic training tables.’
- ‘They hang out here between practices and training table, and there's something about each one I really like.’
- ‘There's no use training balls-to-the-wall unless you are aware of how to set your training table with the correct foods and in the precise proportions to achieve all of your goals.’
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.