Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A list or directory of facts about notable people.
- ‘This is a comprehensive who's who, a list of the members of the club.’
- ‘The company's client list reads like a who's who of the Irish corporate world.’
- ‘The list of private helicopter owners reads like a who's who of the country's richest businessmen.’
- ‘The list of invited guests read like a who's who of the sport's hallowed history.’
- ‘The daunting list of victors reads like a who's who of golf.’
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.