Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘The Juchitecas have a field-day bringing blushes to the cheeks of a wide-eyed turista.’
2[mass noun] Diarrhoea as suffered by holidaymakers when visiting certain foreign countries.
- ‘We gave the Resort a thumbs down due to repeated turista outbreaks among the guests - and even the staff.’
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.