Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Thank you:‘thanx for all the feedback we've been getting’
- ‘Lol ... thanx for noticing the big words ... I knew those SATs would be good for something.’
- ‘Chapter 1 is SO close to being done; thanx for being patient!’
- ‘Rosa, thanx for the kind words.’
- ‘Anyway, yeah thanx for all the reviews folks.’
- ‘Here's the next installment, thanx to everyone who reviewed!’
- ‘Also thanx for the tip I'll have to check out that book.’
- ‘Btw, thanx for putting this on ur fave stories list.’
- ‘And thanx for the compliment, it makes me happy.’
- ‘It really means a lot, thanx!’
- ‘But thanx anyway for your patience.’
- ‘We're home and safe and thanx so much to everyone for all your support!’
- ‘Wow, wow, wow, thanx for sharing that amazing story.’
- ‘Okay, thanx for all your reviews.’
- ‘Thanx for the reviews thanx for the support thanx for everything!’
- ‘Very interesting, thanx!’
- ‘I feel a lot better about myself and wanted to say thanx Abby!’
- ‘And thanx for following along with my story!’
- ‘A big thanx to everyone who has supported us in the past & anyone who does so in the future.’
- ‘Thanx in advance for being such a good listener.’
- ‘Just a little note to say thanx for such a prompt and speedy service, I just wish that all internet retailers could offer this level of quality service.’
Early 20th century: phonetic respelling of thanks.
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.