Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘The platform party scampered off, and that, anticlimactically, was it for another year.’
- ‘The end comes anticlimactically and the reader is left with no feeling of tenderness either.’
- ‘Trashed, he ended up quitting the stage, leaving the band to trail off anticlimactically.’
- ‘We assume a stunning revelation about the murder is forthcoming, but the twist, when it finally arrives, is anticlimactically ambiguous.’
- ‘The show ended rather anticlimactically with a really long reggae jam.’
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.