Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘Moore was sentenced to 17 concurrent life terms’
simultaneous, coincident, coinciding, contemporaneous, synchronous
parallel, side by side, coexisting, coexistent
convergent, converging, meeting, joining, uniting, intersecting
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.