Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(of a rule) inviolable.‘an irrefrangible law of country etiquette’
- ‘This is the irrefrangible policy on which the philosophy and the network of Gnet was founded and developed.’
- ‘Its spontaneous timely events are articulations of the continuous nature of creation, intimations about the irrefrangible unity underlying it.’
- ‘They deplore the fighting psychology, contending with irrefrangible logic that ‘two wrongs never make a right.’’
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.