Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Loose-fitting trousers with many pockets of various sizes and loops for tools at the tops or sides of the legs.
- ‘All in all, he hasn't been getting much sleep recently, but in the midst of his colourfully-dressed assistants, Rosier, an unassuming figure in taupe carpenter trousers and cotton jumper, is totally alert and focused.’
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.