Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Spoilt, self-centered, and badly behaved.‘a bratty little boy who threw his ice cream on the floor’‘they have the brattiest children’
- ‘I see a fine-looking young woman chasing after some bratty kid.’
- ‘Also invited were my two four-year-old, bratty twin cousins.’
- ‘I was sick the whole time, and my sister was being extra bratty.’
- ‘Along the tour, the brattier guests keep discovering some nasty surprises, and one by one, the tour group thins out.’
- ‘Some of the exchanges between Robert's brattier classmates and their teachers made me laugh out loud.’
- ‘I'm negotiating a new contract with the brattiest of the bratty socialites.’
- ‘One of my closest friends has the brattiest child I've ever met up close, and yes, it's put a strain on our relationship.’
- ‘I am the second brattiest among his grandchildren.’
- ‘They star as Andy and Melissa, two bratty childhood sweethearts.’
- ‘Their bratty young daughter throws the car keys into a grassy field.’
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.