Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
From start to finish.‘he may not have what it takes to lead from wire-to-wire’
- ‘Get it while it's hot because it'll be awhile before the ol’ ball coach competes wire-to-wire for the SEC championship.’
- ‘Both made the play-offs again in 1997, the Orioles as wire-to-wire division champs.’
- ‘At Phoenix, he became the first driver in IRL history to lap the field as he led wire-to-wire en route to his first victory of the season.’
- ‘Lost in the Fog was a tired colt on Sunday morning but otherwise in good spirits a day after his wire-to-wire victory in the King's Bishop Stakes at Saratoga Race Course.’
- ‘If she starts out fast, she could go wire-to-wire.’
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.