Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘She sustains a neat balance between ambition and compassion, femininity and ballsiness which allows at least a glimpse into the war correspondent's dilemma.’
- ‘As the San Francisco bureau chief, he gives the same quiet ballsiness that he brought to his other police roles.’
- ‘In a rare moment of ballsiness, Nola asks him, ‘What exactly is it that you DO?’’
- ‘Yes, God knows we need more ballsiness from this administration, the wimps.’
- ‘Martha Plimpton at least adds some ballsiness to Claire's preening and posturing.’
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.