Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A person of British or Irish descent (used chiefly outside Britain and Ireland):‘Trudeau put multicultural affairs in the hands of a sympathetic Anglo-Celt’
- ‘An Anglo-Celt is no less likely to be a megalomaniac than anyone else.’
- ‘Melbourne is famed for producing four seasons in one day and that's the kind of weather Anglo-Celts can relate to.’
- ‘The member for Werriwa, Mr. Mark Latham, certainly expresses the thoughts of many, if not the majority of Australians in the usage without redundancy and through the descriptive and malleable language of the Anglo-Celt.’
- ‘Most of these noble white guys (and they were almost all male Anglo-Celts) are dead or doddery.’
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.