Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Rather odd or eccentric:‘my uncles were screwy old guys who had abandoned everyday life’‘something screwy's going on here’
- ‘Anyway I like the look of your new site, but it seems your navigation hyperlinks are still a bit screwy.’
- ‘As always my best efforts should not be trusted since I'm a bit screwy, so if you find any errors on my end please let me know.’
- ‘You know how people always tell stories about some of the screwiest traditions ever?’
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.