Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An awkward state of affairs.‘when Carla was back in Rome, she found a pretty kettle of fish’
predicament, plight, tight corner, tight spot, ticklish situation, tricky situation, problem, quandary, dilemma, crisis, mess, muddleView synonyms
- ‘Jason must inform her that he's gotten himself into a fine kettle of fish by taking over the reigns from Sonny.’
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.