Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Used to advise someone to approach a task carefully and slowly.‘with father's wine in the back I mustn't drive too fast, so easy does it’
- ‘So easy does it with the imagery from now on, I promise.’
- ‘Easy, easy does it, not too much, just a little bit more.’
- ‘Whether your sending out a quick ‘hello’ or ‘meet us here later’, it's easy does it all the way.’
- ‘Carter shushed her, ‘Hey, easy does it there, Laura.’’
- ‘‘Whoa, easy does it,’ stated the man Jasper had so uncharacteristically bashed into.’
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.