Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘a religious cult’
sect, religious group, denomination, religious order, church, faith, faith community, belief, persuasion, affiliation, movement
group, body, faction, clique
2‘the cult of youth and beauty in Hollywood’
obsession with, fixation on, mania for, passion for
idolization of, admiration for, devotion to, worship of, veneration of, reverence for
3‘the series has become a bit of a cult in the UK’
craze, fashion, fad, vogue
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.