Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘It is an excellent replacement for oats in rations needing bulkiness.’
- ‘The state of the roads and the bulkiness of coal combined to prevent adequate amounts from reaching areas not near the pit head.’
- ‘Medium hair that is thick can require some special expertise is achieving the proper balance and style because of the potential for excess bulkiness.’
- ‘The first thing I noticed after taking it out of the box was the sheer bulkiness of the TAK68 and how the sink material is made from aluminium but isn't as heavy as it looks.’
- ‘His light grey coat, sharply belted to accentuate his bulkiness above and below, is matched by his pearl tie-stud.’
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.