Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘I am looking forward to being part of a campaign to challenge students to think more accurately and broad-mindedly about the fundamental issues that affect their lives.’
- ‘Chinese companies have started to broad-mindedly utilize the possibilities that sensors offer for their business.’
- ‘When oppressive becomes the conflict between reason and faith, let me broad-mindedly see my way clear to accomplish what I seek.’
- ‘The faculty hopes to impart specialized knowledge to its students so that they act more independently, see the world broad-mindedly, and think more flexibly.’
- ‘‘Of course,’ says Jurgen, more broad-mindedly, ‘these little family differences are always apt to occur in married life.’’
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.