Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Played at a slow tempo.
- ‘The bland title and its awful subheading - ‘an excursion into the world of downtempo grooves’ - don't help much either.’
- ‘Old Filter Records artists Boxsaga's remix of the ‘Second Movement’, a laid-back downtempo track, lets the string work flow over the top of the subtle rhythm.’
- ‘This album was more downtempo than some of your earlier work, and possibly more intricate too.’
- ‘Their latest release, Golddiggas, Headnodders & Pholk Songs, is more knowing than witty, including a misjudged downtempo version of You're the One That I Want.’
A genre of electronic dance music with influences from jazz, bossa nova, and dub reggae.
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.