Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A sentence with more than one subject or predicate.
- ‘A compound sentence contains at least two independent clauses, with the writer giving equal emphasis to both.’
- ‘You can gradually introduce complex and compound sentences.’
- ‘There are sentences that are complex and the occasional compound sentence.’
- ‘Niall McAuley found what might just be the longest compound sentence in literature.’
Are you looking for a word for a foolish person? We explore twelve interesting words to describe the dunderheads in your life.
Before you run for the hills, let’s run through a list of ‘run’ expressions that are running through our minds.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.