Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A small thickset terrier of a breed with a rough red or black-and-tan coat and pricked ears.
- ‘Because of the small population of Norwich terriers, most of them are left entire and bitches are rarely sold to pet homes these days.’
- ‘With half of 750 square metres I have more than enough room to keep around five Norwich terriers, in my opinion, but not if I have to create a kennel and exercise section within a section.’
- ‘On Tuesday I met Romy for lunch, another delightful rendezvous, the better to talk of Norwich terriers and what we've been reading.’
- ‘We spent this morning visiting Louis, Millie's litter brother, who lives with Spencer, a nine-year old Norwich terrier and their human family.’
- ‘Contest judges give the nod to Winky the Norwich terrier after Eugene Levy keeps him on a short leash in ‘Best in Show’.’
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.