Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘Honestly, is there no end to their beastliness?’
- ‘Nevertheless, Sufiya's suppressed feelings eventually surface, and her childlike beauty gives way to beastliness.’
- ‘Now how then might you explain human beastliness as a biologist?’
- ‘Welch has been justly celebrated as a business lion - and the book reveals a certain beastliness.’
- ‘He needs Belle's help to tame his beastliness and show his sweet side.’
- ‘If hunters are going to use beastliness to justify their bloodlust, they should also support going back to the good old days when we put pigs on trial for stepping on mice.’
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.