Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Inhabit (a place) again.‘the island was reinhabited in 1715 by Greeks from Kardamyla’
- ‘It would be impossible simply to reinhabit the old structures as though nothing had happened.’
- ‘Yet even with these measures, there's no guarantee that the location will ever be fit to reinhabit.’
- ‘We ordered them to come down from the mountains fearlessly and peacefully, reinhabit the country and rebuild their houses.’
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.