Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘Interestingly, although the blaggers nabbed a few chips from the one company as well, the bulk of the goods taken were definitely from the market leader.’
- ‘The old prison hierarchy of blaggers at the top and sex offenders at the bottom is gone.’
- ‘Surprisingly, many hotels and holiday companies are happy to deal with blaggers.’
- ‘I was one of the thousand blaggers who managed to get his new album and it is great.’
- ‘Britain's thickest armed blagger was jailed for six years after leaving his mobile phone containing pictures of himself and his wife at the scene of a robbery.’
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.