Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘the press believe they have the right to intrude on people's privacy’
encroach, impinge, trespass, infringe, obtrude, thrust oneself in
interfere with, disturb, disrupt
informal horn in, muscle in
2‘he intruded his own personality into his work’
force, push, introduce, obtrude, impose, thrust
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.