Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A member of the clergy:‘I interviewed sky pilots from every heavenly air force I could locate’
- ‘We'll come to planes soon, but the next big venture is of course to Mars, as sky pilot Jonathan Nally is here to explain.’
- ‘Father John Brosnan, the sky pilot of Pentridge, ministered to Ryan during his last hours.’
- ‘The determination not to see the other sky pilot's point of view is awesome.’
- ‘In the career mode, you play an up-and-coming sky pilot looking to make a name for himself in the world of Hesperia.’
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.