Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- another term for trotting
- ‘To eliminate the inside post-position advantage in harness racing, all races would begin with a staggered start, the outside horse first, the inside horse last.’
- ‘The Harness Racing Authority of NSW has sent a directive to show societies indicating that harness racing can only be conducted on registered trotting tracks.’
- ‘In all, there will be 10 international jumping classes and 36 national jumping competitions for horses and ponies, plus an array of other activities including harness racing at speeds of up to 65 kph.’
- ‘Visit Los Alamitos Race Course and enjoy the finest in quarter horse and harness racing.’
- ‘Demonstrations and displays were also given by the emergency services, anglers, horse riders and falconers and the day rounded off with harness racing.’
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.