Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
[mass noun] The language of southern Germany from c.1200–1500.
- ‘In Middle High German written diphthongs like ie are pronounced in fact as diphthongs.’
- ‘Another seems to be a translation of Troilus and Cressida into Middle High German.’
- ‘The Old High German language existed to the 11th century, followed by Middle High German.’
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Before you run for the hills, let’s run through a list of ‘run’ expressions that are running through our minds.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.