Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
adjective & noun
- non-standard Australian spelling of beauty
- ‘Aussie culture lovers take note; this is a 'true blue' pub, a 'little bewdy'.’
- ‘This one's a bewdy, Michael.’
- ‘Not to worry, the scavengers snap a bewdy of the couple looking like they're in love.’
- ‘Wouldn't this be a bewdy of a ripper little country if it was fueled by that inspired a passion?’
- ‘Witness their sporting commentary - no one plays as well as an Aussie sports hero: ‘You bewdy!’’
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.