Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘Jesper Gronkjaer had curled a cross from the right and the danger looked to have passed when the ball was met by the imposing presence of Jaap Stam's bullet head.’
- ‘Not the least of those problems was his bullet head which regularly made contact with Young's features.’
- ‘I recognized him right away even from a distance - his bullet head, his constant roving back and forth, hunting.’
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.