Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1With the end of an object facing towards one:‘seen end on, their sharp summits point like arrows’
- 1.1 With the end of an object touching that of another:‘stone tiles had been layered end on with incredible skill’
edgewise, sidewards, side first, edgeways, end onView synonyms
- ‘For three blocks the surrounding streets have been closed off except to motorcycles and as far as the eye can see Harleys are parked end on to the curb.’
- 1.1 With the end of an object touching that of another:
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.