Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(in the UK) all Queen's or King's Counsel collectively.
- ‘The two men had to make the declaration before they could become senior members of the inner bar, known as Queen's Counsel in Northern Ireland.’
- ‘As soon as possible after the appointment, a new Queen's Counsel is called to the inner Bar, and reads the declaration of a Queen's Counsel.’
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.