Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Close-fitting calf-length trousers for women.
- ‘I love the idea of you wearing clamdiggers.’
- ‘Companies are now making clamdiggers and Capris in denim and khaki instead of spandex and polyester.’
- ‘It is difficult to picture her in that neon-green blouse and black clamdiggers.’
- ‘I couldn't remember the exact location of the clamdiggers with the green stripes down the sides.’
- ‘My short-sleeve tees go with the clamdiggers.’
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.