Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘they will require authorization from the Law Society or another regulator’
permission, consent, leave, sanction, licence, dispensation, warrant, clearance
assent, acquiescence, agreement, approval, seal of approval, approbation, endorsement, blessing, imprimatur, acceptance, rubber stamp, accreditation
authority, right, power, mandate
informal the go-ahead, the thumbs up, the OK, the green light, the nod, say-so
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.