Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘their stories were taped and then transcribed verbatim’
word for word, letter for letter, line for line, to the letter, literally, exactly, precisely, in every detail, closely, faithfully, religiously, rigorously, punctiliously, with strict attention to detail, strictly
1‘a verbatim record of the proceedings’
word for word, letter for letter, line for line, literal, exact, direct, precise, close, faithful, undeviating, strict
unadulterated, unabridged, unvarnished, unembellished
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.