Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘Because of the bumpiness of the terrain, the body tends to move around more to absorb the shocks from the surface you're riding over.’
- ‘Whatever the transition, the bumpiness is history.’
- ‘But a girl can handle the bumpiness of a breakup with style.’
- ‘When we finally did descend, the bumpiness continued long after things should have been running smoothly.’
- ‘We believe that we are still on that road map, although clearly there have been a few detours and there's been some bumpiness along the way.’
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.