Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘his prime concern was to promote peace in the realm’
kingdom, sovereign state, monarchy
empire, principality, palatinate, duchy
country, land, domain, dominion, nation, province
2‘the realm of academic research’
domain, sphere, area, field, department, arena
world, region, province, territory, zone, orbit
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.