Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A very enthusiastic fan of the Beatles pop group.‘every Beatlemaniac knows Paul McCartney is left-handed’
- ‘Now, audiophiles and Beatlemaniacs alike can enjoy the band's opus in beautifully reproduced 180-gram vinyl LPs.’
- ‘My son Sam will be 4 on Labor Day and already he's a budding Beatlemaniac.’
- ‘A mini-riot ensues when word of the sellout reaches the scores of ticketless Beatlemaniacs still in line.’
- ‘A preppie in a sea of black leather, I was like some Beatlemaniac teen bopper.’
- ‘Beatlemaniac Sandra spent two days outside the hotel before getting her souvenir card signed by her idols.’
- ‘Whether you're a Lennon fan, a Beatlemaniac, or you appreciate vintage 70s material, this disc deserves a place in your home library.’
- ‘In fact, 400 Beatlemaniacs were jammed behind crush barriers outside the York Mecca-Casino that night, November 27, 1963.’
- ‘As a fellow Beatlemaniac, Kelly understood what the fans desired from the group.’
- ‘I was out for dinner with my Beatlemaniac buddy Steve and his friend Stacey, an artsy type I was meeting for the first time.’
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.