Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A structure of joined bars or logs for children to climb on.
- ‘In just a few minutes, I found myself looking up at a jungle gym in the middle of the playground Justin and I sometimes went to so we could talk and relax.’
- ‘She climbed down the jungle gym and stood over her.’
- ‘It has a swing set, a jungle gym, a sand box, and a couple slides.’
- ‘A group of children played tag near the jungle gym.’
- ‘The kid on the jungle gym had band-aids all over his face.’
1920s: formerly a US trademark.
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.