Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘Some awarders judged that the limited time available in Year 12 (lower sixth form) to study for AS examinations could be the cause of some answers being limited in one or more ways.’
- ‘Of the ones selected for an award, she got those pieces to the various awarders and notified the lucky but deserving winners.’
- ‘Higher education institutions in the United Kingdom are the sole awarders of degrees at Bachelor, Postgraduate, Masters and Doctorate levels.’
- ‘The very minimal way an award winner can ‘pay back’ the awarder is to provide a link to the site.’
- ‘The policies of awarders normally require that these awards be accumulated in personal accounts that the awarders maintain.’
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.