Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The highest-ranking law officer in England and Wales, presiding over the Court of Appeal (Criminal Division).
- ‘Prior to that Act, the Lord Chief Justice presided over the Queen's Bench Division in addition to his other responsibilities.’
- ‘However, the Lord Chief Justices and I have decided to put beyond reasonable doubt the safeguards guaranteeing their independence.’
- ‘The Lord Chancellor and the Lord Chief Justice do not comment on individual cases before the courts.’
- ‘Special arrangements have been made under the Lord Chief Justice's Recommendations for Trials of Children and Young Persons.’
- ‘After the hearing, I pulled it out again to make some notes on what we had to do before the next hearing, and I didn't notice that one of the Lord Chief Justices had not left the court yet.’
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.