Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Envelop completely and hide from view:‘heavy grey clouds enshrouded the city’
- ‘Occasionally, one edge of the condensation funnel would become visible; but most of the time, it was enshrouded in a furiously rotating veil of rain curtains.’
- ‘It was well after 3:00am and the coastal fog was enshrouding the vineyards next to the highway.’
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.