Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The political doctrine of the Nazi Party of Germany.
- ‘What we oppose is statism, whether it's called Bolshevism, National Socialism, Fascism, Fabianism, or New Dealism.’
- ‘Vatican diplomacy confronted two nasty phenomena: German National Socialism and Soviet communism.’
- ‘With the rise of National Socialism in Germany, the Nazis closed down the Bauhaus in Dessau in 1932.’
- ‘Would anyone in this country be allowed to serve at the highest level of government while arguing that National Socialism in Germany represents a period of worthy nostalgia?’
- ‘German National Socialism and the Second World War are included in the curriculum of almost every school in the world - and certainly of every German school.’
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.