Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘Expansive, grand effects are all the go for the present mo - nobody wants to know about nuts and bolts.’
- ‘Designer labels and power dressing were all the go.’
- ‘Not only does its very concept paint a picture of happier days gone by, where a slower, simpler way of rural life was all the go.’
- ‘Feather boas, by the way, and full length evening gloves will be all the go on the social scene this season.’
- ‘In the 1970s, as many will recall, sociobiology was all the go.’
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.