Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘Hence there's no shortage of scientists and economists who now adventurously proclaim we are on the verge of a new creation.’
- ‘I wanted to check that if we were going to push forward fairly adventurously with an interesting programme for the future that the company were up for it.’
- ‘Although I'm all in favour of living as adventurously as possible, some fantasies don't combine so well with reality.’
- ‘We offer opportunities to play safely but adventurously, and take part in activities that include rural and seasonal crafts, games, story walks and informal learning in an environmentally friendly setting.’
- ‘Many of them, more adventurously, are going out into the field where they'll face the intense cold and the relentless winds that make Antarctica a tough place to do science.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.