Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘She complains that he is such a bed-hopper that they would've had a terrible relationship, and he in particular would've been a terrible father.’
- ‘She's also quite a bed-hopper; she sleeps with 5 different people during the film.’
- ‘And the book's protagonist, Tomas, is nothing if not a bed-hopper and question-asker.’
- ‘To change his image, he started taking riskier film roles, like Cole, the promiscuous bed-hopper.’
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.