Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A hospital doctor undergoing specialist training, one grade below that of consultant.
- ‘The clinics were conducted by consultants, registrars, senior registrars, and general practitioner clinical assistants.’
- ‘In reality when going from a senior registrar to consultant you take a pay cut.’
- ‘He became a senior registrar in cardiology at St Mary's Hospital, London, at the relatively young age of 30.’
- ‘She established the country's first service to offer specialist training for senior registrars in rehabilitation psychiatry.’
- ‘Following his senior registrar post at St Thomas's Hospital he returned to Addenbrooke's as a consultant in 1961.’
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.