Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘there is no agreed definition of ‘intelligence’’
meaning, denotation, sense
interpretation, explanation, elucidation, explication, description, clarification, exposition, expounding, illustration
outline of meaning, statement of meaning
2‘the definition of the picture can be aided by using computer graphics’
clarity, clearness, visibility, precision, sharpness, crispness, acuteness, distinctness
resolution, focus, contrast
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.