Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
No longer be affected by.‘we were over the worst’
- ‘Wendy has been advised to stay on HRT for only five years, when she should be over her symptoms.’
- ‘Please just strike me down here and now because I am just destined to never be over any of this.’
- ‘We seem to be over the stomach problems now.’
- ‘If I can keep it up right through the weekend I reckon I'll be over the worst of it.’
- ‘He is now over his cold and is doing better everyday.’
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.