Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(chiefly of a boat) well equipped and maintained.‘a well-found modern cruiser’
- ‘The regiment is charged with providing a sea point of embarkation or disembarkation using a well-found properly equipped port, an austere port, or a simple beach and, having done so, operating rail and river lines of communication.’
- ‘The Tampa was a well-found Norwegian container ship.’
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.