Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A man's body piercing in the form of a metal ring that is inserted into the end of the urethra and out through the glans penis.‘my friend told me he had a Prince Albert’
- ‘After my date didnt show up, I decided to stop by and get a Prince Albert here last nite.’
- ‘The guy had a Prince Albert too, which I thought was a bit much.’
- ‘If I had a Prince Albert done and it went a bit wrong, I'd have myself to blame.’
- ‘The band's other members (if you'll excuse the very deliberate pun) are not quite so taken with his new Prince Albert.’
- ‘I've had a Prince Albert for over 20 years.’
1970s: with reference to a body piercing supposedly worn by Victorian men, including Prince Albert, consort to Queen Victoria (see Albert, Prince).
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.