Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘he had trouble with his bowels’
intestine, intestines, small intestine, large intestine, colon
informal guts, insides, innards
2bowels‘the skipper emerged from the bowels of the ship’
interior, inside, core, belly, cavity, pit
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.