Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A cocktail made with gin, orange liqueur, and lemon juice.
- ‘While she squeezes an industrial amount of lemons, Bill fixes one of his favourite cocktails - White Lady, which he says is 'gin, lemon juice and Cointreau - delicious and very, very good for you.'’
- ‘The origin of the 'White Lady' and the bar where the 'Dry Martini' was first introduced to London is now home to Salim Khoury - bar tender of the year for the second year running.’
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.