Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
in imperative Used as an observation that someone else is in a similar difficult situation to oneself.‘if you're confused, join the club!’
- ‘So you see, when the Prime Minister says he could do with some co-operation, join the club, so could we.’
- ‘But if you're wondering what the hell I'm stammering about in the final minute, join the club!’
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.