Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1A former kingdom of central England. It was established by invading Angles in the 6th century ad in the border areas between the new Anglo-Saxon settlements in the east and the Celtic regions in the west.
- 1.1 Used in names of modern organizations to refer to parts of the English midlands:‘West Mercia Police’
- 1.1 Used in names of modern organizations to refer to parts of the English midlands:
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.