Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
[attributive] Least favourite; most disliked:‘she was the unfavourite one of her mother's three children’
- ‘A huge crowd queued excitedly for the opportunity to slap some foam on their favourite (or unfavourite) teacher.’
- ‘He's always been one of my most unfavourite actors ever; this just makes it official.’
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.