Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘the expeditious processing of his application’
speedy, swift, quick, rapid, fast
prompt, punctual, immediate, instant, sudden
high-speed, fast-track, whistle-stop, lightning, meteoric, whirlwind
hasty, summary, abrupt
literary fleet, rathe
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.