Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Relating to or denoting schools in which two languages are used in separate classes.
- ‘It is argued that the tried and tested mother-tongue model in highly adaptable single-medium, or double/parallel medium schools is both pedagogically and financially the most efficient model for South Africa.’
- ‘Assessment remains one of the most taxing aspects of life for all educators in dual- and parallel-medium schools.’
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.