Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
By means of a ship or ships.‘other army units were sent by sea’
- ‘And so we went by sea to Lowestoft.’
- ‘Overseas visitors who arrived by sea had different characteristics than overseas visitors who arrived by air.’
- ‘Londoners had been heating their houses with coal since the seventeenth century and this came by sea until the mid-nineteenth century, when the railways took over this trade.’
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.