Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘This ensured that the beaglers could not use the traditional Wiltshire Police tactic of letting the hunt drive away while holding sabs up.’
- ‘Most knowledgeable beaglers know what the dogs are doing and regardless of how you score the dogs, a lot of it is still within sight of the whole cast.’
- ‘Following roll call and rolling of the numbers, beaglers headed to the field for a fine day of beagling.’
- ‘Friday around noon beaglers from across the country start showing up ready to trade dogs and swap lies.’
- ‘To some small game hunters, the removal of rabbits and hares from the wild by beaglers may appear as inconsistent regulations benefiting a select group.’
- ‘The beaglers I used to run across South Yorkshire with were mostly unemployed and retired foundry workers from Sheffield's steelworks.’
- ‘An avid gardener and beagler, he showed his field trial dogs throughout eastern North America with great success.’
- ‘For the dedicated beaglers who have read this page, there is no entity called the Oak Ridge Beagle Club.’
- ‘Many of these individual beaglers purchase walking boots and clothes specially for their sport and cumulatively generate a significant increase in takings when meets take place at village pubs.’
- ‘I've only been in the rabbit business for a few short years - trust me, I'm still a rookie beagler, but I learn something new every time I take them out or train a new puppy.’
- ‘In the same way beaglers enjoy running with the dogs.’
- ‘Also, the beaglers knew where the better digging soil was, and kept us away from the dry slopes.’
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.