Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1Make an extraordinarily strenuous effort to do something.‘she's sweated blood to support her family’toil, labour, exert oneself, slave, slave away, plod awayView synonyms
- 1.1 Be extremely anxious.‘we've been sweating blood over the question of what is right’
- 1.1 Be extremely anxious.
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.