Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘Even former band member, banjoist Alison Brown, doesn't get a look in on the track she co-wrote with Krauss, ‘This Sad Song’.’
- ‘An accomplished fiddler / banjoist / guitarist, he also played a number of instrumentals for the appreciative crowd.’
- ‘The son of noted artist George Grosz, Marty is a 74-year-old vocalist, guitarist and banjoist, and these are two feel-good CDs from 1995 and 2000-01, respectively.’
- ‘Now, as an aging purist, the memorable sounds of that band, led by banjoist Monte Ballou, still quicken my pulse.’
- ‘This is an entertaining interactive perspective of the world-class banjoist Cynthia Sayer.’
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.