Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The outline of a person's lips, especially with reference to the application of cosmetics.
- ‘He was left blind with an open cavity from ear to ear and eyebrows to lipline.’
- ‘She even appears to have taken lessons from a junior high pep squad member on how not to overdraw her lipline.’
- ‘All you do with this is to paint a circle of it on the outside of your lipline and then blend it in using your finger or a cosmetic sponge.’
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.