Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Used as a salutation to a person about to eat.
- ‘So, when you see a mom nursing in public, make sure to smile at the baby and say, ‘Bon appétit!’’
- ‘But if I was speaking in English I would actually use the French bon appétit just like I would say bon voyage for example.’
French, literally ‘good appetite’.
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.