Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
[mass noun] Unjust treatment:‘they were determined to defend themselves from misusage’
mistake, error, blunder, slip, lapse, solecism, misusage, improprietyView synonyms
- ‘Soon he fell ill with misusage and grievance, and one day that one dreadful, horrible day, his light was doused.’
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.