Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
For or involving two people:‘dinner à deux’
- ‘They each reinforce each others insanity - in psychology this is called a folie à deux or a shared madness.’
- ‘I just had a rummage through my archives and found a little diary entry of my own voyage à deux when French and I took a road trip down south for my 30th birthday.’
- ‘Romantic dinner à deux: a delicious meal perfect for Valentines Day.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.