Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘He sits for the longest time watching me while I try and gaze adoringly at the canvas.’
- ‘He's one of the most powerful and wise men that I will ever know, ‘she says adoringly.’’
- ‘Round about him, parents stand holding new-born babies while older children sit adoringly at his feet.’
- ‘Zoom in, and you see a father gazing adoringly at his son's first footsteps.’
- ‘‘For another day or two,’ Joey replied, smiling at her adoringly.’
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.