Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A law requiring certain proceedings of governmental agencies to be open or available to the public.
- ‘The people of Taiwan had high expectations about the disclosure law, often called the ‘sunshine law.’’
- ‘Nor have any criteria been established for withholding and protecting the information,’ he says, referring both to federal and state governments, which have sunshine laws requiring public disclosure.’
- ‘Board members, in particular, view sunshine laws as having enhanced public confidence in the work of their boards.’
- ‘They outline the issues associated with sunshine laws and consider ways to enhance openness.’
- ‘On one hand, many campus officials assiduously maintain that sunshine laws have greatly reduced the ability of public colleges and universities to recruit highly qualified candidates for their presidencies.’
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.