Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- another term for fine print
- ‘This text appeared at the end of twenty-one lines of very small print at the end of a page.’
- ‘In small print at the bottom were a list of advisory pamphlets that were available, apparently in all major dialects and communication methods.’
- ‘The problem was I remembered the story as being really big when it was just a very small three paragraph article written in small print.’
- ‘The small print at the bottom of the page said it was printed in 1930.’
- ‘One policy seen by Scotland on Sunday ran to 13 pages of small print containing 15,000 words.’
- ‘This is noted by the author's biography listed at the bottom of the article in small print.’
- ‘Their names are recorded in small print on the backs of dusty album sleeves or frayed concert programs, as sidemen and women.’
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.