Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A flat collar with rounded points.
- ‘The sweetness of Peter Pan collars are tempered by the innate grown-up sensuality of the designs.’
- ‘He was already speechless when he saw her wearing the classic wool coat with Peter Pan collar, flat pockets and side tabs and her purple washed jeans.’
- ‘Slipping on a wine colored cardigan, she flattened out the Peter Pan collar.’
- ‘I remember my excitement when, at age ten, I came into possession of my first ever ‘store bought dress’ - it was green, with a Peter Pan collar and short, puckered sleeves.’
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.