Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘the surrounding skin had been excoriated’
abrade, rub away, rub off, rub raw, scrape, scratch, chafe, damage
strip away, peel away, skin
2‘he was excoriated in the press for covering up the truth’
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.