Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘the car veered to the left and crashed into the van’
swerve, career, skew, swing, sheer, weave, wheel
change direction, change course, go off course, deviate, be deflected, diverge
branch off, curve, twist, bend, curl, incline, swivel, zigzag
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.