Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A style of shoulder on a garment cut so that the seam is positioned on the upper arm rather than the shoulder.
- ‘I bought 12 skeins of Rowanspun 4 ply and make a simple crew neck pull-over with dropped shoulder.’
- ‘Notice if it has drop shoulders or if the sleeves are set in at the natural armhole.’
- ‘Easy jersey tops are worn with drop shoulder on one side, matched with slim pants or mini-skirts.’
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.