Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A foolish person spends money carelessly and will soon be penniless.
- ‘After all, a fool and his money are soon parted, and the victims of these scams have brought financial misfortune on themselves, isn't that right?’
- ‘Laughable they may be, but a fool and his money are soon parted.’
- ‘As the saying goes, a fool and his money are soon parted.’
- ‘Absent government-imposed distortions, a fool and his money are soon parted.’
- ‘They say there's no fool like an old fool, and a fool and his money are soon parted.’
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.