Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘an extremely informal mode of policing’
manner, way, fashion, means, method, system, style, approach, technique, procedure, process, methodology, modus operandi, form, routine, practice
2‘with the camera in manual mode you can zoom in fast’
function, position, operation, role, capacity
3‘the mode for active wear took hold in the seventies’
fashion, vogue, current style, latest style, style, look, trend, latest thing, latest taste
craze, rage, fad, general tendency, convention, custom, practice
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.