Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A confused or noisy situation:‘we in dis land is really something else when it comes to talking; it is constantly from one comess to the next’
muddle, mess, tangle, jumble, entanglement, imbroglioView synonyms
- ‘The next part of my comess was reaching the hospital and getting stitches.’
From French Creole commece confusion, from French commerce commerce.
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.