Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘He rather enjoyed it when things were good, but he'd just made himself a target for those people who weren't kindly inclined to boasters.’
- ‘My last story of boasters and foolish acts has just happened yesterday.’
- ‘This individual can also be an extravagant boaster.’
- ‘I'm sure I'd be a very good boaster, if I got the chance.’
- ‘But of course, a boaster often had their just reasons for boasting.’
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.