Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Used to say that a performance or event will be successful even if the preparations have not gone well:‘the organizers assure everyone that it will all be all right on the night’
- ‘The rehearsal went badly, but it'll be all right on the night.’
- ‘'Not to worry,' I told myself, 'It'll be all right on the night.'’
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.