Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Everything is satisfactory.
- ‘Of course, not everything in the garden is rosy.’
- ‘He parades his broadmindedness, yet asserts that of course, nonetheless, not everything in the garden is rosy - that you can't just tolerate everything.’
- ‘‘I'd be naive to say everything in the garden is rosy,’ he said.’
- ‘Put very simply, if lots of people are watching your show, then everything in the garden is rosy.’
- ‘Not everything in the garden is rosy and some of our native species are having problems.’
- ‘All of which goes to prove that even when you are told everything in the garden is rosy, it pays to do a little digging.’
- ‘Hopefully, the Safer Communities Partnership will develop strategies which will really make a difference to our community, rather than trying to make us think everything in the garden is rosy when it clearly isn't.’
- ‘You cannot continue to claim everything in the garden is rosy.’
- ‘The manager admitted: ‘That is now just one defeat in 13 and everything in the garden is rosy because we enjoy winning football matches.’’
- ‘That is not to say that everyone's been converted or that everything in the garden is rosy.’
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.