Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘Prior to the evaluation of your course, you'll be requested to submit a report to the attestors.’
- ‘The international trial took two years and seven months, involving 419 attestors attending the court and 779 sending their written testimonies.’
- ‘6.1 Parents and carers who will act as attestors must be given clear information, support and guidance so that they are confident in their role and the right of people with a learning disability to vote.’
- ‘A task force of approximately 15 persons is appointed, including preparers, attestors and users of financial information who are knowledgeable about the subject matter.’
- ‘These rules are sometimes at odds with each other, resulting in financial statements that are confusing to users, preparers and attestors.’
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.