Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Another name for the Populist Party.
- ‘The People's party promptly reinstalled an all-Yankee school board, and the administrators and teachers in schools were again firmly Protestant and militantly anti-Catholic.’
- ‘Switzerland's ultra-right People's party has rocked the country's political system after emerging as the clear winner of Sunday's general election.’
- ‘In some states the party was known as the People's party.’
- ‘The European People's party, a grouping that includes British Tories, has withdrawn an internal memo from its treasurer setting out the position on Christmas expenses.’
- ‘His biggest risk is his party-pleasing threat to pull out of the centre-right European People's party in the European parliament.’
- ‘Leading the well-funded and well-organised ‘no’ campaign is the Swiss People's party, the ultra-nationalist group that is now the country's biggest political force.’
- ‘In Denmark, a centre-right coalition underpinned by the ultra-right Danish People's party swept to power last November.’
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.