Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Added as a reference to an unspecified alternative similar to the thing mentioned.‘you look like you just climbed a mountain or something’
- ‘Will was starting work in an investment bank or something the very next morning.’
- ‘My message to the Pub owners is that it is now time to burn essential oils or something.’
- ‘They laugh because they think she wants them to do dance routines or something.’
- ‘I mean, being praised by him is like being force fed chocolate creams or something.’
- ‘So that you wouldn't pirate music or something, because they have a music division.’
- ‘Man alive, somebody could write a blog or something about the train service around here.’
- ‘Maybe he's doing a celebrity endorsement or something in an attempt to bring them back.’
- ‘On the front, it says something about Jesus, with a picture of a candle, or something.’
- ‘The middle stretch of poems do have slightly more narrative content or something.’
- ‘If they didn't want to give Maggie a voice they could make her a deaf-mute or something.’
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.