Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘a fierce argument ensued from his remark’
result, follow, develop, stem, spring, arise, derive, evolve, proceed, emerge, emanate, issue, flow
occur, happen, take place, surface, crop up, spring up, present itself, come next, come about, transpire, supervene
be caused by, be brought about by, be produced by, originate in, accompany, be attended by, be consequent on, come after
literary come to pass, befall, betide
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.