Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Composed of three parts.‘strawberries nestling among their triform leaves’
- ‘The solvent then passes through an improved filter assembly which contains a sediment filter and a triformed filter.’
- ‘Before the afterglow of the bi-cultural stringed performance faded away, a triformed movie by Keiko Tsuji started to roll on the wall.’
- ‘Steiner's concept of a triformed, or threefold society in which the economic, cultural and political spheres would enjoy relative autonomy within the social organism has not yet been tried.’
- ‘A triformed Gothic arch decorates the upper termination of the niche with angels in the left border design.’
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.