Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Within the moon's orbit and subject to its influence.
- ‘The backdrop of stars was perceived as representing God in its permanence and immutability; only the sublunar sphere encircling the earth was subject to change and decay.’
- ‘Sir Thomas Aquinas: ‘The celestial bodies are the cause of all that takes place in the sublunar world.’’
- ‘He wanted to understand how celestial events influenced sublunar ones.’
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.