Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
See amuseamuse (sense 1)
- ‘Their opinion of the building is probably best described as amusedly critical.’
- ‘She rolled her eyes amusedly, but didn't reply.’
- ‘Everyone has probably amusedly played armchair Darwinian psychologist at some point thanks to the theory's virtually unlimited explanatory power.’
- ‘I nodded my head, amusedly accepting the title.’
- ‘Alex just shook her head, regarding them amusedly.’
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.