Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A meeting place such as a bar or club for people seeking casual sexual partners.
butcher's, butcher's shop, meat market, meat counterView synonyms
- ‘It comes across as a meat market, but that's not why I am there, so I quickly learn to deal.’
- ‘Getting as much mileage out of it as possible, the Candy Remix is probably going to be overplayed in every meat market with laser lights and expensive drinks across the continent.’
- ‘While the venue is known as a meat market more so than a rock venue, it proved to be a most suitable room with unobstructed views of the stage from almost all angles from the floor and balcony.’
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.