Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A large fat face.
- ‘Who are you calling a Hanoverian pudding face?’
- ‘She agonizes over choosing between Austen, a classmate who affectionately, if not entirely believably, calls her ‘Pudding Face’, and Jason, the flirtatious older boy who moves in across the street.’
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.