Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Country and western (music).
- ‘He takes the instrument beyond the strict C & W boundaries and into the realm of pop music.’
- ‘He and his friend Bob Montgomery took part in a school assembly programme and sang a C & W novelty tune, ‘Too Old To Cut The Mustard’.’
- ‘Well, I grew up with C & W starting with Hank Sr.’
- ‘Their relationship was a C & W anthem made real - and Tammy stood by him until 1975.’
- ‘If you enjoy great music, from C & W to Rock and Ballads, the Jomtien Boathouse will be the place to be on Thursday 6th.’
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.