Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘tanks and other military hardware’
equipment, apparatus, gear, paraphernalia, tackle, kit, machinery
tools, articles, implements, instruments, appliances, gadgets
informal stuff, things
British informal clubber, gubbins
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.