Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘a crisis that threatened the industry's continued existence’
actuality, being, existing, reality, fact
survival, continuance, continuation, subsistence, living
2‘her drab suburban existence’
way of life, way of living, manner of living, life, lifestyle, circumstances, situation
1‘scientists believe there are several million unidentified species in existence’
alive, existing, extant, existent
2‘the only copy of the book still in existence’
surviving, remaining, undestroyed, lasting, continuing, enduring
about, around, in circulation
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.