Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A sandwich made of a long roll typically filled with meat, cheese, and vegetables such as lettuce, tomato, and onions.
- ‘Randy bought a 72-inch long submarine sandwich for his sleepover party.’
- ‘Subway is the world's largest submarine sandwich franchise, with more than 22,000 independently owned and operated restaurants spanning the globe.’
- ‘When I got to the spa, I realized I wasn't eating real food; I was filling up on junk all day: protein bars, sugar-free chocolate, submarine sandwiches, beef jerky, soy bars, chips and candy.’
- ‘Even though viewers may be gorging on six-foot submarine sandwiches, nachos, and beer, they have feelings, too.’
- ‘I look forward to meeting the residents and invite everyone to stop by and try our world-famous submarine sandwiches.’
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.