Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
[treated as singular] The study of word structure in terms of minimal meaningful units.
- ‘Dr. Smith and others consider the issue that optimum spelling may not be merely phonemic, but should take into account morphemics, lexical, syntactic, semantic, and other actors, and describe some of their own relevant research.’
- ‘When it deals with morphs and morphemes, morphology is known as morphemics.’
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.