Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘an interviewer must try to be objective’
impartial, unbiased, unprejudiced, non-partisan, disinterested, non-discriminatory, neutral, uninvolved, even-handed, equitable, fair, fair-minded, just, open-minded, dispassionate, detached, impersonal, unemotional, clinical
biased, partial, prejudiced
2‘the world of objective knowledge’
factual, actual, real, empirical, verifiable, existing, manifest
1‘our objective is to build a profitable business’
aim, intention, purpose, target, goal, intent, object, end, end in view, grail, holy grail
idea, design, plan, scheme, ambition, aspiration, desire, hope
the point, the object of the exercise
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.