Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A body of infantry drawn up in a square with a space in the middle.
- ‘Locals stood five deep around a 20 metre hollow square watching as weapons were destroyed by the Military Engineer Group.’
- ‘Early on the morning of 29th February the British column set out, marching in the form of a hollow square.’
- ‘British soldiers stood in a hollow square’
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.