Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘he uses different types of vertical and cross strings in his rackets for added resilience’
flexibility, pliability, suppleness, plasticity, elasticity, springiness, spring, give
durability, ability to last, strength, sturdiness, toughness
2‘she displayed an indomitable resilience in the face of misfortune’
strength of character, strength, toughness, hardiness
adaptability, buoyancy, flexibility, ability to bounce back
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.