Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Constituted by judicial decisions rather than explicit legislation.
- ‘Clearly, inclusion is judge-made law, not legislative action.’
- ‘That is judge-made sentencing principle, is it not?’
- ‘Law is based on judge-made precedents, authoritative legal texts, and legislation.’
- ‘Although this language was judge-made, it used to be treated as if it was the language of statute.’
- ‘Of course, judge-made corporate law isn't risk-free.’
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.