Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘Companies must also publish "corrective statements" on the adverse health effects and addictiveness of smoking.’
- ‘Additionally, the album unlocks its hidden charms and addictiveness upon repeated listens.’
- ‘The addictiveness of this game nailed me on two fronts.’
- ‘Their publication proved that executives had known of the addictiveness of nicotine as early as 1963.’
- ‘This is, in my opinion, his best novella - in terms of sheer addictiveness, it can't be beaten.’
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.