Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(especially in a woman) the quality of being attractively lively and animated.‘he was struck by her vivacity, humor and charm’
- ‘She lacks the enthusiasm and vivacity I'm so used to seeing.’
- ‘The large number of votes that the dolphin received shows that we as humans appreciate grace, beauty and vivacity.’
- ‘If they were going to fail, they were going to fail on his terms: spectacularly, brilliantly, with flair and vivacity.’
- ‘More verve and vivacity, but this time with a Victorian backdrop.’
- ‘His eyes were a deep chocolate brown and sparkled to with vivacity and arrogance.’
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.