Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Chamois or a similar leather.‘a piece of wash leather’
- ‘Soft and very pale brown, they resembled lengths of wash leather when fresh.’
- ‘Use a good quality wash leather to dry the caravan after washing.’
- ‘For drying off the car, the most popular aid is a good quality wash leather, but these should also be kept very clean.’
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.