Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘Some of them have been there for ages, of course, but it's only now that many bar-hoppers are prepared to risk their heels tottering down a bluestone corridor to find untapped drinking gold.’
- ‘However the intrepid bar-hoppers were all present and were well and truly beaten by Barry Chadbourn who shot an outstanding 40 points.’
- ‘Badge-less bar-hoppers like me are always fair game for operatives, who work around clocks deciding for the undecided.’
- ‘Decide for yourself next week when I outline the official steps being taken to try and make Fed Hall a staple for UW students and bar-hoppers everywhere.’
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.