Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘He admitted they were beautiful; all the males were tan and muscular and the females were blonde and anorexically thin.’
- ‘They're extremely flattering to any woman like myself who is far from anorexically thin.’
- ‘Many entertainment celebrities are underweight, some anorexically so.’
- ‘They were usually beanpoles that could eat half a cow and stay anorexically skinny.’
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.