Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- another term for the Iban people
- ‘The Land Dayaks and the Sea Dayaks of Sarawak were surveyed for haptoglobin, transferrin and serum albumin variants.’
- ‘Swords from the Sea Dayak Parang category are not the same as Parang Inland.’
- ‘Europeans invented the term ‘Dayak’, then labeled the Bidayuh ‘Land’ Dayaks and the Ibans ‘Sea’ Dayaks to keep them straight.’
So named because of their involvement in coastal raids on the neighbouring Land Dayaks.
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.