Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘One of the frameworks inevitably embraced as one comes to understand movies is auteurism.’
- ‘It spread to the United Kingdom and America in the 1960s, coinciding roughly with the development and influence of auteurism.’
- ‘His work takes auteurism to new and exciting heights, though outside of Canada he remains relatively unknown save for the art-house circuit.’
- ‘Only with the decline of auteurism as a critical framework did critics turn to a closer examination of Hitchcock's sources.’
- ‘As film studies grope beyond auteurism towards a greater recognition of the importance of collaboration and versatility, their contribution might be more generously acknowledged.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.