Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘Needless to say things hadn't been going very well for the Bananalanders!’
- ‘The bananalanders have gotta win at something!’
- ‘The Bananalander said: ‘I've come 3000 miles to hear that man, and, blow me, if the heat hasn't taken all the gas out of him.’’
- ‘The Bananalanders can fairly claim to be up-to-date in things military.’
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.