Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Divided or edged with a zigzag line.
jagged, sawtoothed, sawtooth, saw-edged, zigzag, notched, indented, toothedView synonyms
- ‘Ermine on a chief indented Gules (red) three crosses wavy Or (gold).’
- ‘Shield: Or, a diminished bordure Vert, on a chief indented Azure, two fleurs-de-lis of the first.’
- ‘Argent, a tree eradicated and on a chief indented vert a lizard tergiant palewise Or between a snake nowed and a snake nowed to sinister argent.’
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.