Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A small shop selling a wide range of inexpensive items.
- ‘She has a coffee shop and a variety store in the base of her building.’
- ‘Small photo albums can often be found at variety stores for less than $2.’
- ‘The new Marzena Hair Remover gel is on sale now in supermarkets, pharmacies and variety stores priced from around $7.65.’
- ‘Officer Brewster observed her using the telephone in a variety store in a strip mall.’
- ‘I popped into a corner variety store in search of more film.’
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.