Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A savoury snack of prunes individually wrapped in slices of bacon, served on toast or croutons.
- ‘But you'd have to serve devils on horseback and a really heavy Cabernet Sauvignon, of course.’
- ‘And 1970s canapés - cheese and pineapple, devils on horseback, vol-au-vents.’
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.