Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘Every year I get it into my head that Thanksgiving will cure my busyness, but all it ever does is set me back two hundred bucks for a plane ticket and somehow disrupt my workout schedule for the entire fall.’
- ‘We wanted our products to speak for themselves and hid behind our busyness.’
- ‘Activity and busyness make me feel that I am vitally alive.’
- ‘Paisley is a very bold, compassionless thing that should not be taken lightly - and certainly not with a skirt of competing busyness that sort of looks like a domestic accident.’
- ‘You are absolutely overwhelmed with busyness.’
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.