Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘he studied art’
fine art, artwork, creative activity
2‘the art of writing’
skill, craft, technique
aptitude, talent, flair, gift, genius, knack, facility, ability, capability, competence
artistry, mastery, dexterity, dexterousness, craftsmanship, expertness, expertise, proficiency, skilfulness, adroitness, adeptness, deftness, cleverness, ingenuity, virtuosity
3‘she knows how to use art to achieve her objectives’
deceit, deception, wiliness, slyness, craft, craftiness, guile, trickery, duplicity, artifice
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.