Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A dog of a medium-sized breed, similar in appearance to an Alsatian.
- ‘He is a Belgian Sheepdog, and has brought a lot of much needed joy into our lives.’
- ‘The ownership of a Belgian Sheepdog, like any pet, is a serious responsibility that requires a long-term commitment.’
- ‘During World War I, Belgian Sheepdogs distinguished themselves on the battlefields, serving as message carriers, ambulance dogs, and even pulling machine guns.’
- ‘As with a surprising number of breeds, the formulation of the Belgian sheepdogs as a physically uniform type was a development of the mid to late 1800's.’
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.