Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Dress again, especially in different clothes:‘she was ceremonially reclothed in a new robe’
- ‘When he finally released her and they had reclothed themselves Erica decided to curl up once more in his arms before telling him to take her home.’
- ‘Neil didn't seem to agree that being told to reclothe ourselves for a second time was made more persuasive when the bouncer lifted him up by his neck.’
- ‘Garmarna uses folk music from Scandinavia reclothed in rock and electronic music to create a dark and menacing world of distrust, violence and ‘natural’ misanthropies.’
- ‘The remaining 85 men were captured and taken to Kithera, where they were denied food by their German captors - but were fed and reclothed through the kindness of islanders.’
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.