Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A person who fosters a panic.
- ‘Parenting panic-mongers want to diagnose new fathers with postnatal depression.’
- ‘The only snag for panic-mongers is that the Korean scientists have made it clear that therapeutic cloning is a world away from a cloned baby.’
- ‘Much as it pains this column to augment the prevailing squawk of overheated panic-mongers, it's time to prepare your PC for war.’
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.