Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘he must produce evidence which will authenticate his claim’
verify, validate, prove to be genuine, certify
substantiate, prove, be proof of, give proof of, corroborate, confirm, support, evidence, attest to, bear out, give credence to, back up
2‘a mandate authenticated by an absolute majority of the popular vote’
validate, ratify, confirm, seal, sanction, endorse, guarantee
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.