Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
[usually in imperative] Do not fail (used to emphasize an instruction):[with infinitive] ‘be sure to pop in’[with clause] ‘be sure that you know what is required’
remember to, don't forget to, make sure to, see that you, mind that you, take care to, be certain to, be careful toView synonyms
- ‘If you decide to visit Ren or a similar bar be sure to have accompaniment of the best kind.’
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.