Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘And while seemingly well adjusted, Ruben too is dispirited, trading on the bodies and brainlessness of his fighters for a few dollars and the dream of the big time.’
- ‘And with House Of Wax's combination of brainlessness and boredom, that's a truly scary thought.’
- ‘One character points out that he thinks that ‘Rat Race to me is going to be a mix of complete brainlessness and The Matrix.’’
- ‘It is easy to laugh - as I did, regularly - at the brainlessness behind some of the schemes documented here.’
- ‘If Ruby is the big sister of bimbo-land, we have a whole stable of younger fillies parading their brainlessness thanks to this TV channel which apparently feels that cricket is not sport, but entertainment.’
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.