Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘there is hardly any dissonance on this album’
inharmoniousness, discordance, atonality, cacophony
harshness, stridency, grating, jarring
2‘there is dissonance between the form and content’
incongruity, disparity, discrepancy, disagreement, tension
difference, dissimilarity, variance, inconsistency
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.