Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The level of equipment and manning laid down for a military unit in wartime.
- ‘In four other areas the drug policy reform movement has launched offensives to target the drug war establishment at its weak points.’
- ‘It was a division between the old cold war establishment and the radical policies of the neo-conservatives.’
- ‘They are more likely to be used either as replacements or to backfill Regular units up to their war establishment strength.’
- ‘He is a perfect representative of the old cold war establishment.’
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.