Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A position of influence.‘he would ensure an in with the nominee’
- ‘I know people in MI6 and the SAS, so I had an in with the ex-KGB.’
- ‘Here I was, working there, able to take courses for free - in other words, I had an in.’
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.