Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
[mass noun] A full-bodied mellow sweet sherry.
- ‘I remembered a recipe for mahogany chicken, something about cream sherry and garlic, high heat to brown the skin.’
- ‘Sadly we saw the end of the pale cream sherry so there's an item for the next shopping list.’
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.