Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘So I begrudgingly agreed that we would cook something.’
- ‘‘Fine you can go to your party,’ he said begrudgingly as Melissa let out a triumphant cheer.’
- ‘The teller continued to argue the point before begrudgingly conceding her demand was against bank policy.’
- ‘And I begrudgingly have to admit they probably deserved to win.’
- ‘As ever, Elsie had been more interested in shoes, but had begrudgingly agreed to join me.’
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.