Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘There are about six million adoptees in the United States.’
- ‘They will decide on suitable adoptive parents for each adoptee.’
- ‘Counselling would be available to adult adoptees, foster children, birth families and adoptive families, the report says.’
- ‘Karen has already interviewed about 40 adoptees but is hoping to speak to more before holding a seminar in November.’
- ‘A few years ago, as often happens later in life with adoptees, she began searching for her real parents.’
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.