Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Not losing brightness, vitality, or strength:‘then, with smile unfading, he handed the envelope to Lewis’
entrenched, established, fixed, implanted, deep-rooted, rooted, deep-seated, settled, firm, unshakeable, ineradicable, driven inView synonyms
- ‘If this happens, Bulgaria will become a country in which expectations are based on what has been achieved rather than on unfading faith in miracles.’
- ‘A load which we must carry with unfading courage and hope.’
- ‘What's a failed legal procedure, anyway, to people long hardened by unfading scars from the Cultural Revolution?’
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.