Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Said to emphasize that someone is well aware of a fact although they might pretend otherwise:‘that's nonsense and you know it’
- ‘Oh my God, Rachael, that's not what I meant and you know it!’
- ‘They're breaking the goddamn law and they know it!’
- ‘That's a lie and you know it!’
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.