Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Make into or like an animal.
- ‘The ceremonial undressing and redressing, which Ian uses in an attempt to entice Cate, seems to replace and animalise their colloquial discourse.’
- ‘The reader is compelled to include the Devil himself who conventionally appears with animalized features such as horns.’
- ‘The anthropomorphism of animals moves the two closer together, humanizing the animals and/or animalizing the humans.’
- ‘Want to know why the parents in The Grandmother speak in animalized yelps?’
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.