Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘the doctor wiped his brow with his handkerchief’
2‘his eyes were deep set beneath heavy black brows’
3‘the beagles tumbled over the brow of the hill’
summit, peak, top, mountaintop, crest, crown, tip, head, pinnacle, apex, vertex, apogee
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.