Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘The successes of your promotions are directly appraisable due to reliable reporting, transparent billing and secured payment.’
- ‘Apart from all of this, the important point is making it clear that maintaining a species just to use it in a show which relies on its suffering is neither an appraisable nor a noble act.’
- ‘This is why our various ways of responding to other people's sufferings are morally appraisable.’
- ‘Statistics should make social developments and political action transparent and appraisable.’
- ‘Lately I found nothing appraisable in the newspapers, there seems to be no progress.’
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.