Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1usually in combination Having breath of a specified kind.‘a foul-breathed poodle’
- ‘I have managed to lunch on countless occasions in the garlic-breathed vicinity of some very affluent business folk.’
- ‘I leaned over, shaky-breathed, and kissed her fully on the lips.’
- ‘When a beer-breathed ball player agrees to coach a little league team, he finds he's in over his head.’
- ‘Cheese-breathed art snobs have wreaked havoc on the metro area long enough.’
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.