Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A helping push or pull up.
- ‘I locked my fingers together to give him a bunk up, and we set off.’
- ‘Been in the industry for less than 3 years and want to give your career a bunk-up?’
- ‘I didn't know anything about detention centres and I'd like to think I'd be the same with any kid who needed a bit of a bunk up.’
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.