Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A romantic vacation taken by a couple who have been married for some time.
- ‘The couple enjoyed a second honeymoon with a trip to Cancun that was arranged by their six children.’
- ‘Okay now this is supposed to be a family vacation not a second honeymoon.’
- ‘Patrick took me to this amazing place for our second honeymoon.’
- ‘The next morning at breakfast we spoke to an elderly couple on their second honeymoon who were staying at our B&B.’
- ‘I was not having the second honeymoon I'd hoped for.’
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.