Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘an attractive and spirited young woman’
lively, vivacious, vibrant, full of life, vital, animated, high-spirited, sparkling, sprightly, energetic, active, vigorous, dynamic, dashing, enthusiastic, passionate, fiery
courageous, brave, plucky, bold, valiant, mettlesome, intrepid, determined, resolute, enterprising
informal feisty, spunky, have-a-go, gutsy, ballsy
North American informal peppy
timid, apathetic, lifeless
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.