Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- another term for boerewors
- ‘The lady and I were doing a bit of shopping on Saturday before D'ave's birthday party and felt a bit peckish, so we decided to get a boerie roll from a couple with a skottel braai outside.’
- ‘These days you queue for about 30 min to get your boerie.’
- ‘A wors roll is basically a hot dog with a piece of boerie in it and tomato sauce and mustard.’
- ‘Now there were four of us staring at the boerie, and Mac gave me the nod, my cue.’
- ‘Speaking of a long street boerie, it really has been a while and I am getting a bit of withdrawal.’
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.