Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1[mass noun] A standard European size of paper, 210 × 148 mm:[as modifier] ‘a little A5 booklet’
- ‘Letters were printed on four A5 pages.’
- ‘The first issue features an eclectic mix of fiction, poetry, and photographs tucked between the covers of a neat and stylish A5 booklet.’
- 1.1 A5 paper:‘printed on A5’
- ‘Print output runs at 31 ppmin black and white and 7 ppm in colour - and it can deal with anything from A5 to A3.’
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.