Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘the rhythm of the rock music thumped relentlessly’
beat, cadence, tempo, time, pace, pulse, throb, lilt, swing
2‘poetic features such as rhythm, rhyme, and alliteration’
metre, measure, pattern, stress, accent, pulse, time, flow, cadence
3‘part of the normal rhythm of daily life’
pattern, flow, tempo, regular features, recurrent nature
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.