Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An electoral division of a state that is represented by a senator in the state's senate.
- ‘Meanwhile, the examination and counting of the ballots in the senatorial district contest by the committee of the reconstituted senate dragged on.’
- ‘A senatorial district chairwoman wrote Lindsay a response saying she might support the bill based on its final language, but didn't sound confident.’
- ‘She doesn't live in the 6th District, nor in Lamutt's current east Cobb County state senatorial district.’
- ‘The Senate is composed of two senators from each of eight senatorial districts and eleven senators at large; the House of Representatives consists of eleven representatives at large and one each from forty representative districts.’
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.