Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Not filled with awe:‘we look for intelligent life off our planet but remain unawed by the societies that live parallel to us on earth’
- ‘As a writer of fiction, Dickens generally remained distinctly unawed by its phenomena.’
- ‘The result is an unawed, sometimes wry and witty, always elegantly written study that provides new insights on Churchill.’
- ‘He spun out novels and plays too, all suitably lionized - though the author was unawed: ‘I think novels are rather easier to write than plays’.’
- ‘A man of the people, he was unawed by popes but often too awed by princes.’
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.