Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A female prison guard.
- ‘In squalid, solitary confinement, with only Grace Poole as her wardress, what wonder that she relapses?’
- ‘But the German wardresses remained vaguely aware of her special status and seem to have relaxed in her company.’
- ‘Two wardresses held her down while a doctor clamped open her mouth with a steel implement.’
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.