Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘pressure will help the adhesion of the gum strip to the paper fibres’
sticking, adherence, gluing, fixing, fastening, union
2‘the front tyres were struggling for adhesion’
traction, grip, purchase, friction, resistance
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.