Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
In a bold and shameless way.‘they are brazenly defying the law’as submodifier ‘brazenly bad performances on instruments they can't play’
- ‘It was so brazenly wrong that it was wonderful.’
- ‘It is mind-numbingly, brazenly, oppressively stupid.’
- ‘I admire people who can just brazenly go through the world.’
- ‘We could see our drug advertised on TV, in commercials brazenly aimed at kids and teens.’
- ‘The story brazenly slaps unregulated capitalism hard across the face.’
- ‘The Greek king openly and brazenly competes with a god for the hearts and minds of many of his subjects.’
- ‘His character is brazenly fearless and contemptuous of rivals, but we never get a sense of why this story needed to be told.’
- ‘Voters reacted in anger to that brazenly political move.’
- ‘It is all brazenly played with the same unflinching naturalistic conviction.’
- ‘The rest of us will gaze upon this with a mixture of amusement, fascination, and confusion at the brazenly bizarre comedy.’
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.