Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘James lounged outside the cafeteria, waiting for his potential accomplice with a strange mixture of dread and anxiousness.’
- ‘Withdrawn children also exhibit signs of emotional distress such as anxiousness, and display less positive expressions.’
- ‘After a small stretch of career-related anxiousness I feel like good things are unfolding.’
- ‘There was a sense of peace and serenity in the room that I was lying in, instead of the feeling of anxiousness and fear that I had felt while I was walking in the alleyway.’
- ‘She was young enough to feel the excitement of the journey and old enough to sense the worry and anxiousness of her parents.’
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.