Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Supply (something such as a Hebrew or shorthand text) with vowel points or signs representing vowels.
- ‘Finally, if anyone out there can tell me how to vowelize Hebrew in Blogger, please do.’
- ‘The level of correctness for the synthesizers is in the range 89% to 94% of the vowelized words.’
- ‘When these letters are instead used as consonants (weak-consonants) in vowelised texts you will find a before them.’
- ‘In order to explicitly represent the vowelized word forms, each non-vowelized word entry is considered as a word class regrouping all of its associated vowelized forms.’
- ‘Arabic dictionaries with vowels written out are terribly rare: only one of the dictionaries in question in my university library is vowelised.’
- ‘The explicit internal representation of vowelized word forms in the lexicon may be useful to provide an automatic method to vowelize transcripts.’
- ‘The user has to select the correct base combination (consonant + vowel) that make up the given vowelized consonant.’
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.