Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- another term for jockstrap
- ‘He entered her lair wearing an athletic supporter and basketball sneakers.’
- ‘As I looked at the clothes, I asked myself if the popular kids would wear those socks, shirts, that athletic supporter and back brace.’
- ‘It is more common in men who wear athletic supporters, but also occurs in women.’
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.