Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘It's not much good having a go at someone for being uncultured when you're stood there in your undercrackers, really.’
- ‘It seems that the vast majority of men's undercrackers are quite dull and boring - lots of dull solid colours, and the occasional tartan or stripe - but nothing even approaching a mild version of jazzy.’
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.