Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘I unscrewed every section of the copper pipe’
segment, part, component, division, piece, portion, length, element, module, unit, constituent, bit, slice, fraction, fragment
2‘this last section of the questionnaire relates solely to training’
subdivision, part, chapter, subsection, division, portion, component, bit, passage, clause, act, scene, episode, instalment
3‘the reference section of your local library’
department, part, division, branch, sector, wing, compartment
4‘a residential section of the capital’
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.