Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘a text which explores pain and grief’
written work, book, work, printed work, narrative
2‘the pictures are clear and relate well to the text’
subject matter, content, contents, body, main body, main matter
3‘he sent all enquirers the text of Sir Derek's speech’
set book, set text
5‘the text is taken from the First Book of Samuel’
passage, extract, quotation, verse, line
6‘he took as his text the fact that Australia is a paradise’
theme, subject, topic, issue, point, motif
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.