Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Very fast and efficiently:‘we'll go through this place like a dose of salts and scrub it from top to bottom’
- ‘He went through it like a dose of salts.’
- ‘It has passed through Edinburgh like a dose of salts.’
- ‘That money is flowing through like a dose of salts.’
- ‘He went through the field like a dose of salts.’
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.