Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Really:‘I rly hope everyone is OK!’‘that's not rly the point’[as submodifier] ‘the price is pretty reasonable and the food is rly good’
- ‘Football can be rly confusing to old guys, don't worry, Joe!’
- ‘Thanks 4 support guys, rly.’
- ‘She rly doesn't care about her appearance or weight at all.’
- ‘From what people say he's rly good.’
- ‘In that pic the exposure is rly bad because this is a photo of the dress on the wedding day.’
- ‘Rly, Toronto showed some serious grit keeping the game competitive.’
- ‘Oh, and he adds "This is a singing competition." O rly?’
- ‘Nice post, I rly enjoyed reading it.’
- ‘He sounds like a rly good singer but he's still kinda hardcore but not screamy.’
- ‘I am not rly into his music tho.’
Railway:‘Great Central Rly’
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.