Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Grasp the basic skills before attempting something more difficult.
- ‘But you have to walk before you can run, and I have had to concentrate on brushing up the forward play.’
- ‘‘But,’ Doc winced as the glass shattered, ‘You have got to learn how to walk before you can run.’’
- ‘A point that gets scant attention from Bramble and Lieberman is that one must first learn to walk before one can run.’
- ‘But I believe that, quite sensibly, the Government of the day has rejected that and instead is taking the approach that first one must walk before one can run.’
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.