Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Alert and lively:‘he arrived bright-eyed and bushy-tailed at the studio’
- ‘The two walked off bright-eyed and bushy-tailed, I wandered outside alone.’
- ‘After a night of girly fun, our bright-eyed and bushy-tailed guests scampered off.’
- ‘I started high school bright-eyed and bushy-tailed.’
- ‘I could see she was bright-eyed and bushy-tailed now, fully awake.’
- ‘She's the most bright-eyed and bushy-tailed character.’
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.