Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The hash sign or pound sign, used as a symbol on a phone keypad or computer keyboard, before a numeral, or to represent a pound as a unit of weight or mass:‘you're breaking Rule #1’
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.