Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘We have a wealth of committed agriculturalists in this area and I hope they stick with the job.’
- ‘Many of them rendered great service to the communities from which they came, returning as doctors or agriculturalists or scientists.’
- ‘Like other agriculturalists across the country, ranchers are usually land rich and cash poor.’
- ‘Like the vast majority of the world's agriculturalists, the farmers lived in a village apart from the farm.’
- ‘The increases are quite remarkable, as most agriculturalists would be satisfied with any technology that could increase annual productivity by even one to two per cent.’
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.