Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A very reliable prediction or piece of inside information.‘a small-time gambler hits a winning streak after receiving a hot tip’
- ‘And we'll be asking Roy for his hot tip come September.’
- ‘There are a ton of articles filled with cool ideas, great looks, hot tips, and tons more.’
- ‘If you've got any hot tips, on who I should be reading (or what horses I should be gambling on) just let me know.’
- ‘Helen Brown asks the experts for their hot tips.’
- ‘Those wining and dining in the corporate enclosure could expect all the facilities of the exclusive hospitality marquee as well as a four-course lunch and hot tips.’
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.