Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Relating to the sea.
marine, ocean, oceanicView synonyms
- ‘The thalassic marine transportation occupies about 80% in industrial basic materials field with low fee because the cost occupancy rate is smaller than the transportation one.’
Mid 19th century: from French thalassique, from Greek thalassa ‘sea’.
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.