Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘For example, she replaces bold geometrics with abstracted natural patterns in floor-coverings and uses branch-like forms overhead to make ceilings reminiscent of tree canopies.’
- ‘What is the philosophy behind your branch-like savings cafés?’
- ‘Shanghai is the most important location for branch-like activities, such as manufacturing, assembly/processing, and raw material sourcing.’
- ‘As noted, other depictions of antlered animals in Driftless Area rock art have straight, branch-like antlers that rise either directly above the head or are angled back over the body.’
- ‘To further draw the eye to the outside, Anne-Marie makes use of a bench that runs from the living room to the portico by placing several highly-coloured, branch-like forms cast from resin on either side of the glass partition.’
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.