Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘This government bigotedly ignored the fact that no one persons has monopoly over leadership and set the pace by kicking as many out to fill jobs novices just couldn't cope with in the first place.’
- ‘‘Variation has, by medical bodies, been furiously denounced and then bigotedly adopted’.’
- ‘Notwithstanding, we do not instigate anyone to disobey their laws, or either bigotedly, blindly follow them.’
- ‘They understand that it would be of no avail to appeal to an ignorant and bigotedly loyal peasantry on the grounds of political emancipation.’
- ‘To say otherwise, and to accuse on such grounds the NT writers of inventing history, is to bigotedly assume Western reportage values upon people with entirely different means of communication.’
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.