Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘The scientists noted those less used to mobile phones used one or several fingers to access the keypad and younger people used both thumbs ambidextrously.’
- ‘Many musical instruments are played ambidextrously.’
- ‘It worked perfectly well, but there are those of us who like to be able to shoot ambidextrously in an emergency without impediment.’
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.