Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A card game in which each player in turn asks an opponent for a particular card and is told to “go fish” from the undealt deck if denied.
- ‘Matthew and Gordon had started another game of cards, this time go fish.’
- ‘We played another game of war, and then some go fish.’
- ‘Anyway, once we got home, I popped the pizza in the oven and me and Kevin played go fish while we waited for it to finish.’
- ‘Go Fish rules are easy to learn as this card game is usually played by children, but all ages will find this game a great memory exercise.’
- ‘Hunter sat down with Pheobe and Xander and they started to play go fish.’
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.