Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A boy and girl as twins, or as the only children in a family.
- ‘I have been told by an old lady I have the perfect pigeon pair.’
- ‘It is said that a woman receives a second life after giving birth to a baby. And to the coveted mother of a pigeon pair, the sweetness is doubled.’
- ‘We were hoping for a pigeon pair but I am now happy with our two gorgeous boys.’
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.