Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘he argued that Conservatism was based on an observation of life, and not a priori reasoning’
theoretical, deduced, deductive, inferred, scientific
postulated, suppositional, self-evident
1‘the words were not necessarily the ones which would have been predicted a priori’
theoretically, from theory, deductively, scientifically
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.