Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘a girl named Anne’
called, by the name of, baptized, christened, known as, under the name of
dubbed, entitled, styled, termed, described as, labelled
2‘documentary sources able to supply information about named individuals’
specified, designated, identified, cited, given, mentioned, selected, nominated, chosen, singled out
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.