Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Not, used with auxiliary verbs (e.g. can't, won't, didn't, and isn't).
- ‘Though this is a Democratic state - with a strong party base that usually does-n't come together until the last days of hard-fought elections - Torricelli has become the issue in this race, and that gives the GOP a real shot at picking it up.’
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.