Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Be open to sexual advances from anyone:‘three shandies and he's anyone's’
- ‘I can try to sum it up with: a couple of drinks and she's anyone's!’
- ‘Give me a sandwich, a large vodka and non-stop football and I'm anyone's.’
- ‘A couple of lager shandies and he's anyone's.’
- ‘Put a woman with half a brain and a wallet of her own into the picture and superimpose the word "Independence" over the top and I'm anyone's.’
- ‘I can drink most anything else, but three pints and I'm anyone's.’
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.