Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Used to express disagreement, disbelief, or frustration.
- ‘I say it's a lot of youth-media-generated horsefeathers.’
- ‘Calling those charges ‘horsefeathers,’ Chee states, ‘I would rather rot in jail than to plead to charges where I prepared documents like every other lawyer in the country.’’
- ‘What a hat full of horsefeathers; what a hoary hunk of chutzpah; what a grotesque, galloping glob of gall this guy is!’
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.