Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘The title is repeated anaphorically at the beginning of each stanza to develop a series of domestic and natural images that express the pleasure of receiving a Christmas card from a far-flung friend.’
- ‘The pronoun form ‘they’ is anaphorically linked in the discourse to this person.’
- ‘He delves deeply into the linguistics literature on anaphorically used pronouns, especially the Discourse Representation Theory (of Heim and Kamp).’
- ‘Even though these anaphorically used pronouns were not very frequent, it is interesting that they occur.’
- ‘The above text has been part-of-speech tagged and skeleton parsed, as well as anaphorically annotated.’
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.