Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘Imagine the damage you could do by adding even a little booziness to the equation.’
- ‘The edges have been softened with a 1000 watt power sander, but tonight the band still carry themselves with nonchalance and careless booziness as usual.’
- ‘It's a bank holiday so expect booziness.’
- ‘Nothing matches either the gritty buzz-pop highs or the dreamy drugged-out booziness of the slower material on their debut.’
- ‘She has just spent the better part of an hour and a half entertaining me with booziness and chocolate.’
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.