Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An acrobat who walks along and performs feats on a tightrope.
tumbler, gymnastView synonyms
- ‘Other attractions at the circus include clowns, acrobats, Kenyan warriors, wire-walkers, trapeze artists, an equestrian display and jugglers.’
- ‘The circus boasts camels, zebras, llamas, dogs, pigeons and ducks, as well as clowns, jugglers, wire-walkers and trapeze artists.’
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.