Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘the three girls were inseparable friends’
devoted, bosom, close, fast, firm, good, best, intimate, confidential, boon, constant, loyal, faithful
informal as thick as thieves
2‘their moral and religious laws are inseparable’
indivisible, indissoluble, inextricable, entangled, ravelled, mixed up, impossible to separate
the same, one and the same
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.