Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- another term for Iberian (sense 2 of the noun)
- ‘The ideal case appears to be the combination of two Romance idioms: French and Italian, and French and an Ibero-Romance language.’
- ‘Concentration in Ibero-Romance philology and linguistics.’
- ‘All modern Ibero-Romance (rather geographical than linguistic term) idioms originated in the north of the Iberian peninsula.’
- ‘The workshop aims at raising and discussing relevant issues on the transcription of intonation in the Ibero-Romance languages.’
- ‘The Department of Ibero-Romance linguistics was founded in 1978.’
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.