Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘But it's clear that people who go to see astrologists use them as counsellors.’
- ‘These astrologists claim to have spotted the 1987 crash, which City economists did not see coming.’
- ‘You're an astrologist, Mr. Chancy, are you not?’
- ‘The king came to the throne in 1972 but on the advice of astrologists was not crowned until 1975.’
- ‘Depending on which astrologist you follow, a new age of Aquarius will arrive some time between 2060 and 2100.’
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.