Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘two gondolas glided past’
slide, move smoothly, slip, sail, float, drift, flow
coast, freewheel, roll
skim, skate, glissade
2‘seagulls gliding gracefully over the waves’
soar, wheel, plane
3‘Toby glided out of the back door’
slip, move lightly, move quietly, steal, slink
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.