Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘the waitress came to take their order’
server, waitress, stewardess, steward, attendant
head waiter, head waitress, hostess, host
wine steward, wine waiter
butler, servant, page, flunkey
North American waitperson, carhop
garçon, maître d'hôtel
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.