Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A bodily action after throwing, hitting, or kicking a ball, intended as an attempt to influence the ball's trajectory.‘see him waving and using body English to try to keep the ball from going foul’
- ‘This will often require substantial patience, careful alignment, and a bit of body English.’
- ‘His booming voice was complemented by a genius for body English.’
- ‘He rarely got up except to offer some body English for long-range shots and to implore his troops to ‘Go!’’
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.