Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- informal British term for dachshund
- ‘The great thing about sausage dogs is how far their heads are from their tails and, as a direct result, how ridiculous they look.’
- ‘Marv lives downstairs and has a very stupid sausage dog called Sizzles.’
- ‘A woman has just walked past with six sausage dogs; the leads look like cocktail sticks.’
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.