Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
[mass noun] Positive information about a person's creditworthiness held by a bank or similar institution.
- ‘This can be ‘black’ information, eg; county court judgements or ‘white’ information eg; what loans you have and the repayments you make.’
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.