Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Due respect.‘certain sectors of the music fraternity still refuse to give him props’
- ‘One of the greatest outlaws of them all is given props on the Waylon Jennings Tribute.’
- ‘My fiancé alerted me to you giving me props on your journal, and it's Christmas right here in Singapore.’
- ‘He was perfectly nice to her nonetheless, so he got a few extra props from moi.’
- ‘She had done most of the kitchen organising and she deserves tidiness props too!’
- ‘Wish I could take credit for this but big props to the M-Dogg for finding it.’
1990s: from proper respect.
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.