Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘conclusions based on evidence and logical argument’
reasoned, well reasoned, rational, sound, cogent, well thought out, valid
lucid, coherent, clear, well organized, systematic, orderly, methodical, articulate, consistent, relevant
syllogistic, deductive, inductive, inferential
2‘the move into production seems the logical outcome’
natural, unsurprising, only to be expected, understandable, reasonable, sensible
predictable, most likely, likeliest, obvious
right, correct, practical
3‘his logical mind’
reasoning, thinking, straight-thinking, rational, objective, analytical, cerebral, insightful
intelligent, judicious, wise, sensible, hard-headed
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.