Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
We shall; we will.
- ‘With the financial constraints at this club we'll maybe have to start taking a gamble.’
- ‘Interest was high amongst the gang, and it looks like we'll be playing again soon.’
- ‘Ah well - we'll figure something out for us to do tonight that will be fun for everyone.’
- ‘The more people, and the more diverse they are, the better and smarter we'll all be.’
- ‘Because it has been working so well, I know that in a couple of years we'll be able to give up the day job.’
- ‘We hope to return to Durham before too long, and when we do we'll definitely try out this treat.’
- ‘At the resort we met some wonderful folks that we hope we'll get a chance to see again.’
- ‘She's gone to bed a lot happier now but I guess we'll have to keep an eye her until the results are known.’
- ‘This is the first of a couple of introductory questions that we'll return to later in the series.’
- ‘However, it still does what it says it does, and I dare say we'll all get used to it.’
- ‘This week we'll be doing more improvisation and working from scripts for the first time.’
- ‘We're looking to get people involved in the sport and we'll be coming back again next year.’
- ‘If he remains fit this season, there's no way we'll be able to keep him next season.’
- ‘The difference was that the centre had shifted to the right, for reasons we'll come to.’
- ‘We will pick ourselves up, dust ourselves down and we'll be back stronger than ever.’
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.