Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘in prehistoric times, pagans used to worship the sun gods’
heathen, infidel, idolater, idolatress, atheist, non-theist, irreligious person, agnostic, sceptic, heretic, apostate
1‘the great pagan festival of the solar solstice’
ungodly, irreligious, infidel, idolatrous, atheistic, non-theistic, agnostic, sceptical, faithless, impious
rare paganistic, paganish, apostatical, nullifidian, heathenish, heathenistic
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.