Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Those who rush impetuously into marriage may spend a long time regretting having done so.
- ‘‘In wartime you didn't waste a lot of time. We got a lot of comments like ‘marry in haste, repent at leisure’ but none of that happened.’’
- ‘"Marry in haste, repent at leisure" is a good saying to keep you watchful and aware.’
- ‘On a more domestic note, the old refrain, marry in haste, repent at leisure strikes a chord.’
- ‘Give your relationship time to mature before making a life-long commitment. Keep in mind the old saying, "Marry in haste, repent in leisure."’
- ‘You know what they say - marry in haste, repent at leisure.’
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.