Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘A trio of bellyboarders waits for the next set of waves to roll in.’
- ‘The bellyboarder catches the wave by holding on to the nose of the bellyboard with one hand and paddling hard with the other hand.’
- ‘Wetsuits are banned and the retro look is de rigueur at the contest where there is a prize for the most nattily dressed bellyboarder.’
- ‘Here's to all the bellyboarders braving the rain today down at Chapelporth.’
- ‘The bellyboarder got the ride of his life.’
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.