Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘This isn't quite the same as being a bunch of spineless appeasers.’
- ‘When millions of people all over the world protested this invasion and occupation we were called dupes, appeasers, or traitors.’
- ‘To appeasers, rough men are coarse government tools.’
- ‘It has become commonplace for the appeasers to speak of ‘millions of deaths’ among the opponents' civilian population and to warn of widespread ecological and economic disaster.’
- ‘Once more therapists and appeasers rushed to the scene to end the debate before people could discuss the interesting problems it raised.’
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.