Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘She opted to wear grey, divided skirts for the exercise, to give her more room to move.’
- ‘Some women took a dress that could be undone and rebuttoned as a divided skirt.’
- ‘You're a prime candidate for divided skirts, tiered skirts and those with hemline ruffles.’
- ‘‘I noted you hadn't changed,’ he remarked, noting her usual divided skirts and braid.’
- ‘Short divided skirts have now gained popularity, along side the traditional dress with a full skirt.’
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.