Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(in the UK) a member of a party (formerly the Social and Liberal Democrats) formed from the Liberal Party and members of the Social Democratic Party.
- ‘Apart from the mayor being an Independent, the new Deputy Mayor is a Liberal Democrat.’
- ‘We have had to live and work for years in a council controlled by the Liberal Democrats.’
- ‘It is time for Liberal Democrats to prioritise policies and campaigning against violence.’
- ‘Tories and Liberal Democrats on the council are thought to want the closures.’
- ‘Even the Liberal Democrats had a harder position than this prior to the war.’
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.