Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘It described noble savages playing oboes and amorously frolicking in tropical glades.’
- ‘The film has a young, amoral couple living amorously in Montreal and Toronto, unable to make ends meet.’
- ‘We might know Paul as a showman, but there is much more to him than amusing stage shows with people being hypnotised to behave amorously towards a broom or act like a sea lion.’
- ‘I looked over at Anna to find her eyeing him amorously.’
- ‘If I'm behaving amorously, I've definitely got serious intent in my head.’
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.