Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘The third year breaststroker has turned her love for the water into a successful swimming career.’
- ‘These ladies were champion breaststrokers and divers in their youth, dominating national competitions.’
- ‘The backstroker is first, the breaststroker is second, the butterflier is third, and the freestyler is last.’
- ‘The resident breaststroker is poised to have a break-out year.’
- ‘The two British breaststrokers both qualified for tonight's final.’
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.