Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Used to express great approval of a performance or performer.
- ‘Bravo, bravissimo, theatre company, and thank you.’
- ‘As for his revelations about the despicable claims that he is not legitimate, one can only say bravissimo!’
- ‘But - bravissimo - you totally did/said the right thing.’
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.