Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘we can look at what is on the page as an emanation of its time and place’
product, consequence, result, fruit
corollary, concomitant, by-product, side effect
2‘the risk of radon gas emanation’
discharge, emission, radiation, diffusion, effusion, exhalation, exudation, outflow, outpouring, flow, secretion, leak
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.