Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An evenly balanced contest:‘it was still anyone's game at half-time’
- ‘Three minutes remained and it was anyone's game.’
- ‘I think it could be anyone's game, especially with the pitch being like it is.’
- ‘Her analysis relies heavily on the misguided notion that it's all over when in fact, the Internet is still anyone's game.’
- ‘With another 80 points up for grabs by the end of the year, it is still anyone's game between the top four cars.’
- ‘Although the trend toward inclusions and the current spike in coffee popularity is clear, it is anyone's game as to the next ‘must have’ innovative ice cream flavor.’
- ‘At the start of the second half it was anyone's game and there were good passing exchanges on both sides.’
- ‘In the last five minutes, at 0-20 to 2-14, it was still anyone's game.’
- ‘Outside the top three, there is still the sense that it's anyone's game.’
- ‘Other candidates have come to the fore revealing that the party nomination is really anyone's game.’
- ‘I think it is still anyone's game for the taking.’
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.