Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Bad language; swearing.
- ‘He got stroppy after being ‘forcibly ushered out’ but did not use any industrial language.’
- ‘Mark's memories of his grandfather are limited to trips down to the gallops at Kinnersley and the industrial language which echoed through the yard.’
- ‘His knowledge of the claimant prior to these events was of a person who gave as good as she got when it came to the deployment of industrial language.’
- ‘When he loses his cool, his regional tongue and industrial language see him lampooned mercilessly.’
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.