Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Fundamentally; on the whole:‘museums are first and last about curatorship’
- ‘Rosa Luxemburg roundly declared that freedom was first and last the freedom for those who thought differently.’
- ‘There is little point in wallowing in the brilliance of Bacon if you don't recognise him as a moralist first and last.’
- ‘Feminism's a socialist movement, first and last.’
- ‘I am, first and last and always, concerned about the welfare of people, all kinds of people.’
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.