Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Expressing good wishes on meeting or parting during the day.
- ‘She waited for her receipt and then I wished her a good day as she pushed her cart toward the exit.’
- ‘As we left, seven hours later, he was still there, still wishing us a good day and still wanting to know how we were.’
- ‘The man became a little bit aggressive to me as I wished him a sarcastic good day.’
- ‘Family and friends wish Adrian a good day with special wishes from the big sis down under.’
- ‘We know all our neighbours now, at least to nod and say good day, or wave as they go past.’
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.