Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
preposition, conjunction, & verb
- ‘everyone else had visitors—'cept for Captain’non-standard contraction of except used in representing speech
- ‘There is no one here 'cept us chickens.’
- ‘I think the main Support/Guidance & Quick Help forum would have been the place for this rather than the vector forum...after all who comes in here 'cept us.’
- ‘But there's still a war to fight, both literally and figuratively, and ain't no one else fightin' it 'cept us.’
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Before you run for the hills, let’s run through a list of ‘run’ expressions that are running through our minds.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.