Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘the party was seeking to establish a dictatorship’
totalitarian state, autocracy, autarchy, monocracy
2‘an entire generation grew up in the shadow of dictatorship’
absolute rule, undemocratic rule, despotism, autocracy
tyranny, authoritarianism, totalitarianism, absolutism, Fascism
oppression, suppression, repression, subjugation, domination
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.