Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘the farm is on an exposed hillside’
unprotected, open, wide open, without protection, without shelter, unsheltered, open to the elements, open to the weather
barren, bare, windswept
vulnerable, defenceless, undefended, unshielded, susceptible
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.