Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘he hated the way the rich flaunted their possessions’
show off, display ostentatiously, draw attention to, make a show of, make a great show of, put on show, put on display, parade, exhibit
flourish, brandish, wave, dangle
exult in, brag about, crow about, vaunt
be modest about, hide
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.