Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘It is common in geology to regard the age of the bottommost organic sediments in wetlands as minimal estimates for the time of deglaciation or withdrawal of proglacial water bodies.’
- ‘You just pour melted chocolate into the bottommost bowl.’
- ‘Lastly, about the bottommost right portion of a web page, many people are actually having a hard time figuring out how to include the keywords in this section.’
- ‘I sat myself on the bottommost step, my feet vanishing into the long grass of the meadows that ran right up to the Palace.’
- ‘Sometimes the cloud creeps into the bottommost corners of the lowest valley.’
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.