Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘he should be indemnified for his losses in the war’
reimburse, compensate, recompense, repay, pay back, remunerate, recoup, requite, make amends to, make restitution to
settle up with, settle accounts with
2‘the author is required to indemnify the publishers against any such loss’
insure, assure, guarantee, protect, secure, make secure, give security to, warrant
agree to pay
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.