Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Extremely or quintessentially Australian:‘pub culture is as Australian as meat pie’
- ‘Once upon time he was as Australian as meat pies.’
- ‘Sadly, Australia has developed a culture where sick days are considered as Australian as meat pies.’
- ‘Booms and busts are as Australian as meat pies.’
- ‘They take pride of place among our most cherished cultural icons, and are as Australian as meat pies.’
- ‘He sounded as Australian as meat pies.’
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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.