Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘The sleeve looks great because it's so big and I'm being all anoraky here, but there's the smell of the record.’
- ‘I have, in reserve, at least a couple of techie anoraky posts on various types of gadgetry currently piquing my interest, at least 2 of which are direct alternatives to iPods.’
- ‘To a lot of people, it still has that weird image of anoraky bores or, even worse, the manic twitchers, the rarity chasers.’
- ‘In the 1980s, Stewart's image was a bit anoraky.’
- ‘Indeed, as a teenager Parr spotted trains and there remains an anoraky side to him.’
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.