Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘The law defines the use of terms such as harassment, sexual harassment, stalking and abetment to discrimination and racial segregation.’
- ‘After all, by law, the act of suicide and its abetment are both punishable.’
- ‘In fact, the concept of abetment seems to play no independent role now.’
- ‘It was the beginning of a new phase in which violence was organised and orchestrated with the abetment of the State.’
- ‘A case of abetment to suicide has been registered against them.’
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.