Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘I moved aside so he could come in, and he sat bouncily on the bed.’
- ‘Martins's Burleske, set to Richard Strauss's bouncily Romantic early work Burleske in D Minor for Piano and Orchestra, almost seemed like a Valentine Day's gift to his wife, one of the lead dancers.’
- ‘Price's staging brings it all bouncily together.’
- ‘Their production is bouncily performed, and contains several strong moments.’
- ‘Returning his smile, I watched him retreat bouncily through the club.’
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.