Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Wide baggy trousers.
- ‘In their dress men and girls follow European fashions - Oxford bags, berets, sandal shoes.’
- ‘An old school friend, who came back to haunt me recently dug out this old photo of our team - I had hugely bad hair and was wearing Oxford bags.’
- ‘He wore a silk white skirt, creased perfectly into soft linen Oxford bags.’
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.