Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘The newest facials not only pamper, but also effectively fight signs of sun damage (think: blotchiness, rough patches and fine lines).’
- ‘This causes skin to age prematurely, with effects including roughening, blotchiness, sagging and wrinkles.’
- ‘The blotchiness around the cheeks has gone but there's something else.’
- ‘When the skin is involved, it can accelerate fine lines, wrinkles and enlarged pores, as well as puffiness, sagging, blotchiness or reddening of the skin.’
- ‘I was close, though - my face was beginning to show suspicious signs of blotchiness and my features were screwed up in an expression of absolute misery.’
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.