Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘This unusual non sequitur represents the high point of bizarreness in this collection of sketches.’
- ‘Recent tragedies have been afflicted with a certain element of bizarreness, hitherto not experienced by humankind.’
- ‘Gotta love those moments of total bizarreness.’
- ‘I guess the perceived degree of bizarreness of any incident or action is entirely dependent on your own frame of reference.’
- ‘And part of me does; I love the bizarreness of human nature.’
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.