Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Denoting goods or services that are taxable for VAT, but with a tax rate of zero.
- ‘It has no VAT repayment claim as the goods were zero-rated on import.’
- ‘Taxable supplies mean the value of all taxable supplies including zero-rated supplies.’
- ‘The farmers wanted inputs such as fertiliser, chemicals, stockfeeds, grain bags, and other inputs to be zero-rated.’
- ‘Supplies made by these organisations will be zero-rated.’
- ‘Modification or adjustment services in respect of any vehicle intended for the use by any physically handicapped person will also be zero-rated.’
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.