Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
As someone or something was previously called:‘former Sex Pistol John Lydon (Rotten, as was)’
- ‘He was very friendly and turned out to have gone to the London College of Communication (or London School of Printing, as was) himself, which is always useful when arranging work experience.’
- ‘I was in Yugoslavia, as was, at the time.’
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.