Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘What makes you and your friends any less bitchy and catty then the girls who's bitchiness and cattiness you talk about all the time?’
- ‘Pointedly, the book vilifies the usurper Eve but saves its most caustic bitchiness for the bland dilettante-housewife Karen.’
- ‘What I am annoyed about is bitchiness and elitism - slating others off because either one perceives them as inferior or superior in some way.’
- ‘Jade has few redeeming qualities and her housemates have at last become aware of her bitchiness and backbiting.’
- ‘It's a moderately-interesting tale of bitchiness, cattiness and psychotic behaviour.’
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.