Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A novelty greeting or message delivered by a person who accompanies it with a kiss, prearranged as a humorous surprise for the recipient.
- ‘Chris says: ‘Back in 1985 I was working as a kissogram in Manchester.’’
- ‘I thought it was a weird kissogram or something.’
- ‘At the time, Mrs Bushell appeared on an entertainment agency website as ‘Jessica’, described as a ‘Devon lady kissogram, stripogram and stripper entertainer’.’
- ‘One patient of Dr Agarwal's wanted to have his penis enlarged to improve his appearance as a kissogram.’
- ‘For a long time too, he has been Waterford's kissogram king, bringing entertainment to Waterford that would not be here without him.’
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.