Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A unit of sound from which all variants of a morpheme can be derived or predicted by rule.
- ‘They are complementary, since for each environment of the unit, its morphophonemes indicate the segments in the corresponding parts of that member of the morpheme which occurs in that environment.’
- ‘This tendency of leaving out the morphophoneme " t’ becomes more and more common.’
- ‘Stress has its own tier, and I will identify this feature specifically, since stress will determine the choice of the morphophoneme.’
Are you looking for a word for a foolish person? We explore twelve interesting words to describe the dunderheads in your life.
Before you run for the hills, let’s run through a list of ‘run’ expressions that are running through our minds.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.