Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Be fortunate to be no longer involved in (a situation).
- ‘The kids were well out of it, double sharp, and Mattie… It was the only time I acted without thinking.’
- ‘Given Libeskind's unhappy experiences since, maybe that was one project Viñoly was well out of.’
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.