Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Be infatuated with.‘he's awesome, so it wasn't too surprising that other girls were crushing on him’
- ‘I think I have a platonic crush on you.’
- ‘David, their 12-year-old neighbor, has developed an innocent crush on the older sister.’
- ‘For years, Elaine had harbored a secret schoolgirl's crush on George.’
- ‘In junior high, I had a crush on a girl who I will name Cynthia.’
- ‘I admit I initially had a crush on you!’
- ‘Darcy was pre-eminently the sort of guy shy girls would have crushes on.’
- ‘I suspect many of you think I have a crush on Ben.’
- ‘A few months later I had a similarly intense crush on a boy.’
- ‘A cameraman on the show has an unrequited crush on your character.’
- ‘I know a young man who has a crush on an older woman.’
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.