Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘There is clearly a pleasure in supple ampleness.’
- ‘This is a painting with no give to it, no elasticity or ampleness.’
- ‘As a child, I was drawn to them and felt nourished by their ampleness and their warm reds, golds, rich greens, and browns.’
- ‘The buds are heavy, each so full of fragrant petals that they are drooping under the weight of their ampleness.’
- ‘There is a leisurely ampleness to the layout and text that is instantly welcoming to amateur and professional alike.’
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.