Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘The question was out of genuine curiosity and bafflement.’
- ‘Conner and his friends looked from Pat to me in complete surprise and bafflement.’
- ‘This spread bafflement and gloom among atomic theorists, as described by Wolfgang Pauli.’
- ‘The general reaction amongst my co-workers was sadly predictable, and could be best summed up as amused, incredulous bafflement.’
- ‘His expressions change from confusion, to bafflement, to wonder.’
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.