Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘The film believably portrays why so many carers feel that way.’
- ‘But I used to try to talk nonsense believably, you know what I mean?’
- ‘She was a very believably shy, sweet, funny Cinderella.’
- ‘In most cases, the characters develop believably and naturally through simple, realistic dialogue.’
- ‘‘I was awake the whole time,’ he said quickly, but not very believably.’
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.