Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A dog of a breed of golden-brown pointer with large drooping ears.
- ‘They have nine springer spaniels, one cocker spaniel and one Hungarian vizsla.’
- ‘They now have four female dogs: Madison, a black Labrador retriever, nine; Ellie, also a black lab, eight; Alex, a vizsla, eight; and Bea, a Weimaraner, a seven-month-old puppy.’
- ‘There are more than 50 traditionally docked breeds recognised by the Kennel Club, including cocker spaniels, pointers, Irish terriers and vizslas.’
- ‘The adorable Hungarian vizsla has proved a huge hit at The Rowans Hospice in Purbrook, near Waterlooville, where she visits every Wednesday.’
1940s: from the name of a town in Hungary.
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.