Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- another term for Premonstratensian
- ‘In 1992 its founder, the Dutch Norbertine monk, already 79 years old, had a vision which challenged him to support the Russian Orthodox Church.’
- ‘I'm forever appreciative of the great academic education spearheaded by the Norbertine fathers.’
Late 17th century: named after St Norbert ( c 1080–1134), founder of the order.
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.