Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Denoting or relating to an airline that operates without fixed or published flying schedules:‘measures for non-scheduled sites are being considered’
- ‘Westair Aviation and Comav are holders of a non-scheduled air transport license, a scheduled air transport licence and an aerial works air service licence.’
- ‘Canadian and foreign airlines must hold an international scheduled or non-scheduled license issued by the CTA in order to operate services to and from Canada.’
- ‘In addition, there were 16,000 non-scheduled aircraft movements during 2003; up from 12,000 the previous year.’
- ‘On Friday afternoon, rain was soaking the entire East Coast, and the non-scheduled pilots headed to the club.’
- ‘In this manner air service to Liberia's north-west began, non-scheduled at first and later scheduled.’
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.