Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A bungalow that has a dormer window in the roof space.
- ‘I own my own house, a dormer bungalow, which I bought last year.’
- ‘The site, which is located on the Dublin Road, is zoned for industrial use but at the moment houses a seven-bedroom dormer bungalow with garage and landscaped gardens.’
- ‘The dormer bungalow has oil-fired central heating, an alarm, double glazing, two en suite bathrooms and fully fitted units in the kitchen.’
- ‘Other neighbours also queried the scale of the plans for the former dormer bungalow.’
- ‘A teenager and his girlfriend sleeping in the top floor room of the dormer bungalow were forced to climb through their window and leap ten feet to safety.’
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.