Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Those countries and communities considered to be the poorest and most underdeveloped of the Third World.
- ‘However, this view has increasingly come under pressure from ecology, animal rights and Fourth World movements.’
- ‘When the Fourth World views the First World through the medium of television, it is exposed to a strange world most know very little about.’
- ‘Societies low on both measures, particularly the Fourth World of the very poorest countries in Africa and Asia, score low not necessarily because of conscious choice but because of lack of means of production and lack of spending power.’
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.