Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An abnormally hollowed back, especially in a horse; lordosis.
- ‘When you slouch or stand with a swayback, you exaggerate your back's natural curves.’
- ‘Adjustments for a full derrière, long waist and swayback are also common for this figure type.’
- ‘Once I'd ridden on the swayback of a blue mule, tumbled off it, and broke a tooth.’
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.