Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘I got to my feet and stalked into the graveyard, blasphemously passing over old graves and fake flower arrangements.’
- ‘There's more, much more, and it's all blasphemously funny.’
- ‘Is this a comment on religious relics and iconography, or is she blasphemously raising her work to the level of the sacred?’
- ‘He wants to promulgate an extreme form of the religion he blasphemously claims to represent.’
- ‘They discover that it's socially acceptable to flatter your bosses by day so long as you are blasphemously derisive about them while drinking with your buddies at night.’
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.