Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A black dinner jacket worn with a white shirt.
- ‘Unfortunately, pop still lived in the eighteenth century where men still wore penguin suits and women wore corsets.’
- ‘Well, some of the men actually prefer to break out of the penguin suit mold and dress in their own signature style for performances.’
- ‘I heard something about tuxes and assumed they were talking about seeing the four of us guys in penguin suits.’
- ‘He wore strikingly white gloves and a beautifully tailored, midnight black penguin suit.’
- ‘He inwardly cursed himself for sounding like an egotistical butler in a penguin suit.’
- ‘He looked gorgeous, especially with the whole penguin suit in tack.’
- ‘I can't wait to see you in your penguin suit though!’
- ‘Waiters in penguin suits glided here and there, serving little delicacies on silver plates, blending into the sea of formally dressed people quite well.’
- ‘In this enormous art deco construction, only a small portion of which remains open, dapper little men in penguin suits with polished hair, pink shirts and black bow-ties show us to our seats and ply us with yet more Pisco.’
- ‘'Personally, I'd rather do your job than getting stuck in a penguin suit,’ he admitted quietly, grimacing.’
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.