Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘They are a married couple from London who have lived happily and blamelessly together for more than 20 years.’
- ‘Do not target those who are coming up behind you and are blamelessly attempting to forge careers in an increasingly hostile environment.’
- ‘You are all warned that I have had another birthday (a day passed blamelessly planting fruit trees and setting up an armilliary sundial).’
- ‘Of course, I'm not claiming to lead my life blamelessly on this path - far from it - but to me it's a good road map.’
- ‘They are obviously right to be arguing for more public education - but there is only so much good that such blamelessly admirable appeals do.’
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.