Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘You're not renowned for being a blatherer.’
- ‘I will have to continue to ride sedately until I am clear of the drunks, bus-rushers and blind Blackberry blatherers.’
- ‘It's good to see another famous political blatherer actually blathering something sensible.’
- ‘He saw academics generally as "liberal blatherers."’
- ‘Anybody who can abide the blatherers on channel 9 deserves a nomination for Australian of the Year.’
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.