Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An event, especially an act of sexual intercourse, that occurs in the middle of the day.
- ‘Sneaking out of work for an exercise ‘nooner’ leaves you refreshed and more creative when you return to your desk.’
- ‘She suspects her husband is having an affair, while he has nooners with his teenage girlfriend.’
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.