Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘he is in prison for his involvement in a plot to overthrow the government’
participation, action, hand
collaboration, collusion, complicity, connivance, implication, incrimination, inculpation
association, connection, attachment, embroilment, entanglement, inclusion
2‘a nurse has to avoid emotional involvement with the patient’
attachment, connection, friendship, intimacy, entanglement
relationship, relations, bond
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
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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.