Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘By the end of 1926 I had been convinced as to the baselessness of the theory of existence of an almighty supreme being who created, guided and controlled the universe.’
- ‘Given the baselessness of the accusations - detailed by Quin Hillyer - the Republicans' suspicions are well grounded.’
- ‘The claimant] must be able to point to a sum awarded by a jury sufficient to convince a bystander of the baselessness of the charge’.’
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.