Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Hold on to the back of a moving motor vehicle so as to be pulled along while riding a skateboard, bicycle, etc.‘we skitched on the back of a passing Pinto’‘I never said skitching was without risks’
1950s: blend of skate or ski (with reference to being pulled along while sliding on snow or ice) and hitch.
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.