Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Views prevalent among the public.‘a Prime Minister who is too frightened of public opinion to tell us what he really thinks’
- ‘The views that individuals have on issues of public concern is called public opinion.’
- ‘It's science, not politics, and public opinion has no bearing on scientific findings.’
- ‘He then pointed out that public opinion has had an influence on this issue.’
- ‘Even if this president doesn't listen, Congress and American public opinion will.’
- ‘There is no public hearing to gather public opinion as a basis to fix the price.’
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.