Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Used to express one's doubts about one's ability to do something:‘I don't know that I can sum up my meaning on paper’
- ‘I don't know that there's anything you can do; I think you've got to leave it up to him.’
- ‘I don't know that I could go back to having a full-time job.’
- ‘I don't know that I can be any more specific than that because there are court proceedings pending.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.