Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(of a food, beverage, or meal) containing a relatively high amount of carbohydrates.‘drink half a bottle of a carbo-loaded drink about 30 minutes before your workout’
- ‘Then you sit down for a healthy, carbo-loaded breakfast while you listen to an elite athlete offer up training tips and nutritional advice.’
- ‘This carbo-loaded entrée can be prepared in advance and kept on hand for a quick and easy meal all week long.’
- ‘Someone has figured out (once again) how to energize a traditional carbo-loaded treat for our appetites to rediscover.’
- ‘As it was, I arrived home from the airport around 7pm, ate some carbo-loaded pasta for dinner and did some quick tidying to make room for our dads to sleep.’
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.