Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘In general, what I stated was that the entire pursuit was an opiate, faulty in fundamental respects and smacking of deception, insincerity and bogusness.’
- ‘The Real God knows the sincerity or bogusness of any such request, don't you agree?’
- ‘I made my argument about the bogusness of the argument in my last column in The Hill.’
- ‘Whoever did this may well be trying to do us all a favor by pointing out the bogusness of the organization.’
- ‘Unlike wealthier women whose cases I have seen in Cologne, these working class women did not hint at the bogusness of male judicial authority.’
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.