Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘I'm all changed into trackpants etc to go on the exercycle, but we shall soon see if I actually do it.’
- ‘Even those who claim not to go in for appearance, they're saying something with their trackpants.’
- ‘All I wanted was a nice warm pair of trackpants, and maybe a sweater…’
- ‘Quietly, so she wouldn't wake her family, Amber dressed in loose trackpants and an old teeshirt, putting a warm sweatshirt over the top.’
- ‘He was caught after trying to steal trackpants from a clothesline two days later.’
- ‘Here she wore borrowed trackpants and rubber boots that came up to her knees.’
- ‘He found Ryder laying on her bed with her eyes closed, her denim skirt replaced with a pair of grey trackpants.’
- ‘In any case, whether you're planning to wear plain sweatpants, tear-aways or trackpants, make sure they're comfortable and encourage breathability.’
- ‘Nick followed his stare, which led him to a girl, a beautiful girl, with her hair in a ponytail, wearing a bright red tank top and white trackpants.’
- ‘Her hips were even worse and I couldn't miss the overhang between her top and her trackpants.’
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.