Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘the police are doing all they can to catch the culprit’
guilty party, offender, wrongdoer, person responsible
criminal, malefactor, lawbreaker, felon, delinquent, reprobate
evil-doer, transgressor, sinner
informal baddy, bad guy, wrong 'un, crook, crim
malfeasant, misfeasor, infractor
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.