Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(of a crack in the rock) considered too wide to be a jam and too narrow to be a chimney.
- ‘Last year I dislocated my right shoulder and tore my rotator cuff on a 5.11 off-width.’
- ‘The climb went swimmingly well, John opting to chicken wing and thrash in the wide off-width for the trade-off of security versus speed and efficiency.’
- ‘Just looking at those nice, high ankles makes me eager to tackle the heinous off-width Generator Crack in Yosemite again.’
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.