Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(of food or drink from a restaurant or cafe) to be eaten or drunk off the premises:‘one large cheese-and-peppers pizza, to go’‘if possible, grab a to-go coffee and hit the road early’
- ‘I had a revelation recently, when I stopped into Pendelis to get a pizza to go.’
- ‘Having watched too many US films where successful, busy, career people scream for ‘a latte and a Danish to go’, we don't feel we are truly glamorous unless we come bowling into the office juggling Styrofoam cups, pastries and a newspaper.’
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.