Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘Exhausted, I crossed the room and dropped bonelessly onto the soft cushions of my couch.’
- ‘When I picked her up, she lolled limply, bonelessly.’
- ‘The boy groaned and collapsed bonelessly to the ground.’
- ‘The blindfolded prisoner collapsed bonelessly to the floor.’
- ‘Amerial bit his lip, slouching bonelessly onto his seat.’
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.