Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘we protest against this iniquitous decision’
wicked, sinful, evil, immoral, improper
villainous, criminal, heinous, nefarious
vile, foul, base, odious, abominable, execrable, atrocious, dreadful, egregious, malicious
outrageous, monstrous, obscene, intolerable, shocking, scandalous, reprehensible
2‘his iniquitous uncle’
wicked, evil, criminal, lawless
degenerate, corrupt, reprobate, immoral, dissolute
devilish, diabolical, fiendish
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.