Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
In the real, precise, or actual form specified:‘the plaintiff could not be sure of recovering his goods in specie’
- ‘If it is lost in specie, there can be no equitable tracing of the money.’
- ‘My question was directed to a situation in which what was recovered was property in specie.’
- ‘He could not have pursued a claim in specie.’
- ‘There was a power to distribute in specie contained in the will.’
- ‘the court will order the defendant to transfer it in specie to the plaintiff.’
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.