Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Am.‘I'm a doctor’
- ‘"I 'm going to live until I die," he said at one of the meetings.’
- ‘So on the other issue, Im going with what Mathew Ingram said.’
- ‘I'm going to spend about 15 minutes taking it all off.’
- ‘Yes'm, I noticed that also.’
- ‘Firmly gripped by his shirt front, the boy said, "Yesm."’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.