Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Darling (used as a form of address):‘just listen to this, honeybun!’
- ‘That's right, honeybunch, you tell him how to establish successful relationships with patients when you've just forbidden him to have patients at all.’
- ‘I know honeybunch, but you would still be staying with two boys in a dorm in London.’
- ‘You're safe, honeybunch, that's all that matters.’
- ‘Look honeybun, of course I know where I'm going, so just sit back and enjoy yourself in the backseat, because we're taking the all-expense paid scenic route to our destination tonight!’
- ‘Okay honeybun, where did you put my card anyway?’
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.