Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘When they sang about back-stabbers, they weren't just complaining about haters - they were indicting them.’
- ‘But now, you're a betrayer, and a back-stabber at that.’
- ‘I've never been a back-stabber and I've always been open and up front, and all the managers I have worked with will say the same.’
- ‘He was more of a manipulator and fickle back-stabber.’
- ‘But rather than the racial and gender melting pot that he expected, he encountered a world of gangsters, thieves and back-stabbers.’
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.