Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘You have bimbettes commentating, hardly any stats being shown, thee don't even display the number of overs bowled all the time.’
- ‘Apart from me, I am sure many people must have asked this question: will women love cricket more if you put a bimbette on television?’
- ‘Now, he's a good chap who makes schoolboy jokes and can't be trusted with underdressed bimbettes.’
- ‘But it seems she's already too late to set an example for one burgeoning bimbette, the inconceivably popular Tiffany.’
- ‘Multi millionaire tycoons with Caribbean hideaways and luscious bimbettes pursuant do not generally feel the need to resort to this sort of thing.’
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.