Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Be smiling broadly:‘his tanned face was wreathed in smiles’
- ‘They grasped each others' hands and stood wreathed in smiles.’
- ‘It worked, too, and we parted wreathed in smiles.’
- ‘I can't imagine anyone not being wreathed in smiles after such an episode.’
- ‘Georgiana said with her face wreathed in smiles.’
- ‘Immediately, all would be wreathed in smiles.’
- ‘The world's second richest man is wreathed in smiles.’
- ‘Reid's face wreathed in smiles at this morning's meeting.’
- ‘She had lively dark brown eyes, and her face was wreathed in smiles.’
- ‘At the checkout, there was an Asian girl wreathed in smiles.’
- ‘She turned to Lizzy, all wreathed in smiles, and continued.’
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.