Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘My thoughts turned immediately to that young boy, all those years ago, agitatedly working out his fantasies.’
- ‘‘Fine,’ I sighed, defeated, and looked at him agitatedly.’
- ‘Lisa's friend arrives, Stefan plays more agitatedly.’
- ‘‘Yeah, you're right,’ Michael agreed, frowning agitatedly.’
- ‘My friend talked agitatedly about the new and more effective types of vaccine.’
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.