Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
usually as submodifier Completely and without qualification; absolutely.‘he looked utterly ridiculous’
- ‘Despite the fact that no one was watching I have never felt so utterly ridiculous in my whole life.’
- ‘She finally knew what it was like to be totally and utterly in love with one person.’
- ‘Her features are utterly flawless and her eyes really are an unbelievable shade of violet.’
- ‘It may not be comfortable reading but it is utterly absorbing and wildly funny.’
- ‘Their sporting achievements at the very highest level are being utterly ignored.’
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.