Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A cry of greeting:‘all hail the new kids on the block’
- ‘I have my headphones on; all hail iTunes radio, because the lady at the adjacent table is yelling into her cell phone.’
- ‘In any case, all hail Muschamp for mixing up the most delightful collection of names in a single piece about a really wonderful building that adds to the measure of happiness in lower Manhattan.’
- ‘Yes, all hail Chelsea, the well organized person.’
- ‘But all hail to the few precious craftsmen firms that keep the city and the whole of North Yorkshire firmly rooted in a glorious past.’
- ‘As everyone who's seen the show has said, the pure theatrics of the show - all hail Julie Taymor - are astonishing.’
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.