Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A movement in which one leg is extended and lightly moved forwards and backwards from the ankle of the supporting leg.
- ‘We did two new barre exercises, one of them was petit battement.’
- ‘A kick, either high (grand battement) or low (petit battement), which may be executed in any direction.’
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.