Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Either of a pair of brackets in the form ( ).
- ‘Where further information is available, a number in square or round brackets is used to direct the reader to an article in the list of references.’
- ‘The decision whether matter should be between commas, round brackets, or dashes is made by author or editor, and may be a matter of personal, editorial, or house style.’
- ‘The arrays, as far as I'm aware still use round brackets.’
- ‘The results of logit and probit estimation for the first analysis are shown in Table 3 (with p values reported in round brackets and z values in square brackets).’
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.