Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘a boat was moored to the end of the dock’
tie up, secure, make fast, fix firmly, fasten, anchor, berth, dock
1‘there was also a good stock of grouse on the moor’
upland, moorland, heath, plateau
British fell, wold
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.