Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘he was instrumental in developing new diagnostic procedures’
involved, active, influential, contributory
helpful, of assistance, of help, useful, of service, of use
play a part in, contribute to, be a factor in, be responsible for, be partly responsible for, have a hand in
add to, help, promote, advance, further, forward, oil the wheels of, open the door for, be conducive to, make for
lead to, cause, give rise to
formal conduce to
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.