Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘they design computer aids for disabled people’
having a disability, wheelchair-using, paralysed
having a mental disability, learning-disabled, having learning difficulties, having special needs
offensive handicapped, physically handicapped, physically impaired, crippled, lame
euphemistic physically challenged, differently abled
paraplegic, quadriplegic, tetraplegic, monoplegic, hemiplegic, paretic, paraparetic
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.