Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An underground megalithic burial chamber which may be divided into sections but has no separate entrance passage.
- ‘The gallery grave at Le Couperon is on a smaller scale, and is situated above Saie harbour.’
- ‘About 50 gallery graves and related forms in Hesse, Westphalia and neighbouring areas are known today.’
- ‘Similar larger discs are known from gallery graves in Brittany, Scotland, Wales and Co. Wicklow.’
- ‘These passage graves and circular gallery graves existed long before the great Egyptian pyramids.’
- ‘The Barrow consists of two pairs of side chambers and a gallery grave with an ante-chamber.’
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.