Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A young child's one-piece garment, typically worn as nightwear.
- ‘We managed to get him some new clothes though - a sleepsuit and a tracksuit.’
- ‘A fleecy-lined sleepsuit, with built-in feet, would remove the need for any man to drag the duvet off whoever he's lying next to and mummify himself in it.’
- ‘A good blanket is still very popular, as are sleepsuits and baby growbags (mini sleeping bags).’
- ‘These club shops are keen to grow their own clients, which is why the Celtic velour playsuit, with the option of matching bootees and velour hat, starts at the 0-3 months age group, as does the Hoopy sleepsuit.’
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.