Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A point at which a word is split between two lines of text by means of a hyphen.‘bad word breaks at the end of lines’
- ‘In 1986, the Press published a third work, The Oxford Spelling Dictionary, compiled by R. E. Allen, which also gives word divisions.’
- ‘Try it though, it's good; with capitals and word breaks and all, it turns very quickly into a basic form of beat poetry.’
- ‘And of course Syriac has, like all Semitic languages, word breaks.’
- ‘Nor do her choppy word divisions sound trite.’
- ‘All the word breaks and line lengths have been worked out for them; when a line has a few extra characters, and needs to be slightly condensed, the text is highlighted in green.’
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.