Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(of fabric) not woven.
- ‘Floss silk is unwoven silk used to fill pillows and duvets.’
- ‘In addition, filtration efficiency was largely improved by adding electrostatic fibers to unwoven fabric.’
- ‘Be sure to leave at least 3 or 4 inches unwoven at the top of the straws.’
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.