Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘serve with a sprinkling of nutmeg’
scattering, sprinkle, scatter, dusting
2‘a sprinkling of elderly ladies were making their way to church’
few, one or two
handful, small number, trickle, smattering
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.