Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- another term for Bonfire Night
- ‘What we should do is join Guy Fawkes Night to Christmas.’
- ‘She had thought she was going to miss out on seeing the Duke when he visited her school for a Guy Fawkes Night party.’
- ‘On the 5th of November every year, millions of people in the UK celebrate Bonfire Night, also known as Guy Fawkes Night or Fireworks Night.’
- ‘November 5th is Guy Fawkes Night, celebrated in the UK and many former British colonies.’
- ‘I went to Guy Fawkes Night in Victoria Park in London with some friends.’
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.