Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A kindergarten where lessons are conducted in Maori.
- ‘There are kindergartens, kohanga reo, playcentres, private centres, and community-owned centres.’
- ‘I am proud of our health workers, just as I am proud of all those people in pre-schools, primary schools, kohanga reo, kura, and universities who are providing those basic services that all New Zealanders need.’
- ‘I ask our Maori members why we do not leave it to the kohanga reo, to the kura kaupapa, and to all the programmes the polytechs currently run.’
- ‘It's the kohanga reo and the kids that have lost out.’
- ‘Would attending a well-resourced kohanga reo have saved her?’
Maori, literally ‘language nest’.
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.