Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Men's white cotton briefs.
- ‘‘My husband wears tighty-whities,’ she giggled, bending over in hysterics.’
- ‘And when Tony told us to strip, I didn't want to take my pants off because I didn't want to show off my tighty-whities.’
- ‘It's a pity the photo doesn't capture the tighty-whities visible through the open sides of the dungarees - those really drew the whole costume together.’
- ‘‘I used to go over to his house to take dictation, and he'd answer the door in his tighty-whities,’ she recalls of her boss.’
- ‘He was still in his tighty-whities for God's sake!’
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.