Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Used to express a range of emotions, typically surprise, regret, or disbelief:‘Och, you're kidding’
- ‘Och, no self-respecting Heelander would be seen oot and aboot withoot a Glengarry bunnet or a kilt.’
- ‘You hear of people saying och I've created this here vortex and whoosh there was a storm for days.’
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.