Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A book containing a selection of source materials on a particular subject, especially one used as a reference work or in teaching.
- ‘But Enron ought to be seen as the casebook for fundamental reform.’
- ‘Completely revised and updated, the second edition of this casebook and text focuses on the treatment of children who have experienced crises resulting from psychological, physical, or environmental events.’
- ‘Again we have a casebook of rhyme and off-rhyme: Abraham/ram; lamb of God/sanctified; Voice/price.’
- ‘Reading the cases for today's First Amendment class, I came across the epigraph for NEA v. Finley in my casebook.’
- ‘The casebook would be particularly helpful to answer questions by community representatives and other REB members who may be unfamiliar with the range of accepted practices within psychology.’
- ‘But with the new edition of the casebook, I decided to do something that I hope will be more helpful to my adopters.’
- ‘For as long as I can remember, some composition courses have been organized around a topic or issue and a casebook reader.’
- ‘I helped him put together a casebook on Anti-Terrorism and Criminal Enforcement, and he is advising me on the course I'm teaching on that subject next year.’
- ‘The casebook features tabs for documents, evidence and conversations, and so it makes it easy to keep track of and go back and review what you've learned.’
- ‘Fair enough, as I hardly penalize students for reading and referencing material not contained in the casebook.’
- ‘He said he used a 19-year-old edition of the Hart and Weschsler casebook at one point, ‘and it didn't matter - the questions were the same!’’
- ‘This year's repeated mistake concerned a portion of a note case that is not in the casebook and that we never discussed in class.’
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.