Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘the rain and cold reddened our faces’
colour red, make red
2‘Sean felt his cheeks redden’
go red, turn red, go crimson, go pink, go scarlet, turn crimson, turn pink, turn scarlet, blush, flush, colour, colour up, crimson, burn
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.