Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘Let's hope this represents an aberrance, not a trend.’
- ‘It would be a mistake to dismiss the Satanic panic as a freakish aberrance, however.’
- ‘Is it assumed that the south's decision to break away is a mere temporary aberrance?’
- ‘Obviously, in our submission, it would embrace the notion of something more deep seated than an aberrance.’
- ‘He explored a few career choices, including one as a rodeo cowboy, a notable aberrance considering he was raised in Brooklyn.’
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.