Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- another term for channel-hop (sense 1)
- ‘In this way, the viewer can channel graze by sequentially selecting the individual program listings in the background.’
- ‘We don't read, converse, or create, we channel-graze.’
- ‘Even as I channel-graze in the evenings, my clicker finger invariably stops when I see the weather images on screen.’
- ‘Couch Soup's blend of topics and styles, the non sequiturs and random juxtapositions, make it feel like an hour of chronic channel-grazing.’
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.