Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
In an official diplomatic position at a particular place.
- ‘French 18th century art was my earlier interest and the Russian collection only started as I was en poste in Russia’
- ‘The author was en poste at the British Embassy in Budapest in 1958-1961 and served as ambassador from 1983-1986.’
en poste/äN ˈpôst/
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.