Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Sing better or louder than (someone else):‘two school teams move across a large field toward each other, each trying to outsing the other’
- ‘In all honesty, they probably outsung their home support, and I hope to see five times as many people at home in the replay.’
- ‘There's absolutely no chemistry between them, and each of them try to outsing the others when they get to do their solo parts.’
- ‘Well, I have tried to outsing the song sparrow, but I always lose.’
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.