Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A curved structure shaped like a swan's neck:[as modifier] ‘a small swan-neck dispenser’
- ‘Push-pull hoes come in a wide variety with descriptive names such as swan neck, oscillating and glide-and-groom hoes and winged weeders.’
- ‘But it is the swan neck that puts her head and shoulders above other goddesses.’
- ‘Her marvelous hair was tied and that revealed her swan neck.’
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.