Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Continuous work without rest or relaxation is harmful to one's personal life and well-being:‘in addition to firm information, we have a little game because all work and no play makes Jack a dull boy’
- ‘Being in shape doesn't have to be all work and no play.’
- ‘Though you agree that all work and no play makes Jack a dull boy, the industrious and methodical part of you will do justice to your work.’
- ‘The summer won't be all work and no play, however, with almost half of students intending to go travelling at some point.’
- ‘It won't be all work and no play at the show.’
- ‘All work and no play, poor nutrition, no exercise, and few relationships can have severe negative consequences in the long run.’
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.