Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘a vast Gothic structure with strange ornamental spirelets’
building, edifice, construction, erection, pile, complex, assembly
2‘the structure of local government’
construction, form, formation, shape, composition, fabric, anatomy, make-up, constitution
organization, system, arrangement, layout, design, frame, framework, configuration, conformation, pattern, plan, mould
1‘the programme is structured around periods of residential study’
arrange, organize, order, design, shape, give structure to, assemble, construct, build, put together
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.