Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The official name given in India to the lowest caste, considered ‘untouchable’ in orthodox Hindu scriptures and practice, officially regarded as socially disadvantaged.
- ‘Scheduled tribes and scheduled castes were more likely to consume tobacco than other caste groups.’
- ‘A study of health care among scheduled castes showed that 38% sought private medical help when their children became ill, compared with 28% for government health facilities.’
- ‘A higher proportion of intervention children came from the scheduled caste or tribes.’
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.