Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘part of Ukraine was incorporated into Moldavian territory’
absorb, include, subsume, assimilate, integrate, take in, swallow up, engulf, consolidate
2‘the most expensive model incorporates some advanced features’
embody, include, comprise, contain, embrace, build in, encompass
3‘a small amount of salt is uniformly incorporated with the butter’
blend, mix, mingle, combine, put together, merge, fuse, unite, unify, join, bring together, amalgamate, integrate
fold in, stir, whisk
meld, marry, mesh, compound, alloy, coalesce, homogenize, emulsify, intermingle, intermix
rare commingle, commix
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.