Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Trousers that are cut very low on the hips.
- ‘Your key allies in the war against bumsters are Kath and Kim.’
- ‘For years, men have been bombarded with low-cut bumsters, gaudy tracksuits and blinged-up denims.’
- ‘With the bumsters' new focus on butt-cleavage within the society of the naked ape, push-up brassieres will have to compete aggressively to bring attention back to the chest.’
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.