Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
[usually with modifier] A member or advocate of a movement calling for the liberation of people or animals.‘a women's libber’
- ‘The animal libbers annoy me who get involved in this.’
- ‘Trade libbers have us swallowing medicine for a disease we don't have’
- ‘Where are all the protests against China from the Greenies and animal libbers?’
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.