Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
informal, military slang
A US Marine.
- ‘After all, how could some jarhead Marine know more about any subject than the Washington Post?’
- ‘The entire manner in which the heavily criticized Patriot Act was passed into law is enough to give even the most jingoistic jarhead reason to pause.’
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.