Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘the inauguration of an independent prosecution service’
initiation, institution, setting up, launch, establishment, foundation, founding, origination, formation
beginning, start, inception
demise, winding up
2‘the President's inauguration’
installation, instatement, induction, swearing in
coronation, enthronement, crowning
3‘the inauguration of the Modern Art Museum’
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.