Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(of ground) full of shallow depressions.
- ‘She closed strongly in the stretch over a cuppy track at Saratoga on August 17 to win the Alabama.’
- ‘He lost one race on a track that I would classify as dead and cuppy.’
- ‘I didn't think she liked the track in the Adirondack, but that track was dry and cuppy.’
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.