Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘she was never tempted to stray from fidelity to her husband’
faithfulness, loyalty, constancy
devotedness, devotion, commitment, adherence
true-heartedness, trustworthiness, trustiness, honesty, dependability, reliability
2‘fidelity to your king’
loyalty, allegiance, obedience, constancy, fealty, homage
3‘the fidelity of the reproduction’
accuracy, exactness, exactitude, precision, preciseness, correctness, scrupulousness
strictness, closeness, faithfulness, correspondence, literalness, conformity
realism, verisimilitude, veracity, authenticity, naturalism
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.