Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘We were a family of five and there was always enough left over for my ma to make cold chicken sarmies on home-made bread with home-churned butter for a supper time snack, ‘sommer ietsie lig’.’
- ‘I make really terrific microwave popcorn, toasted sarmies and average coffee.’
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.