Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘the club's brochure includes advice on etiquette’
protocol, polite behaviour, good manners, manners, acceptable behaviour, accepted behaviour, proper behaviour, code of behaviour, rules of behaviour, rules of conduct, decorum, form, good form
courtesy, politeness, civility, propriety, formalities, niceties, punctilios
custom, customary behaviour, convention, conformity, conventionality
informal the thing to do
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.