Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘These are the five factors constituting the principles of experience: solidity, liquidity, formativity, aeriality and vacuity.’
- ‘The spread of the conical roof above the wide cylinder gives to the structure a buoyant lift and a light winged aeriality.’
- ‘One might distinguish two modalities of the aerial and the light: a transcendence that directs its celestial activity; and an aeriality that accepts a world without height or base.’
- ‘His work underscores the aeriality embedded in the rational geometric order of the regions settlement.’
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.