Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Everywhere on the earth:‘laughter is the same language the world over’
- ‘The water situation can be related, not only to Australia in general, but also to the world over.’
- ‘He shows that global trade has improved people's lives the world over.’
- ‘For one, its gorgeous coloring makes it a favorite of snake and reptile collectors the world over.’
- ‘This is a lovely seasonal opportunity to give and it brings great joy to deprived children the world over.’
- ‘They have made their fortunes, acquired stock options and are sought after the world over.’
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.