Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1A southern constellation (the Southern Fish), south of Aquarius and Capricornus. It contains the bright star Fomalhaut.
- 1.1as genitive Piscis Austrini /ôˈstrīnī/ Used with a preceding letter or numeral to designate a star in this constellation.‘the star Gamma Piscis Austrini’
- 1.1as genitive Piscis Austrini /ôˈstrīnī/ Used with a preceding letter or numeral to designate a star in this constellation.
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.