Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Relating to boxing.
- ‘Only in the recent years he has finally started to get the status that his fistic achievements have deserved him.’
- ‘The late 60's and early 70's spawned an array of fistic talent in the heavyweight division.’
- ‘An accomplished amateur, his progress up the fistic ladder was on its way.’
- ‘As a fighter, he was and is the most complete Heavyweight Champion in fistic history.’
- ‘It's a good read and it will bring back a lot of fond fistic memories.’
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.