Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
[predicative] Full of excitement and enthusiasm:‘he was abubble with the news’
- ‘When you are abubble with hormonal rebellion and so oversexed you don't know what to do, who's to know what doesn't turn you on, let alone (God forbid!) what's right.’
- ‘So, continue to be abubble with enthusiasm about the arrival of the SPOM, but just dial it down a notch; it won't be unveiled as soon as I had hoped.’
- ‘The prospect of ‘Beer by April’ set the U. S. abubble with activity and excitement last week.’
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.