Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The relevant information or the truth:‘when guys come to you for the 411 on your friend, tell them they should talk to her’‘let me give you the 411, straight up’
From 411, the phone number of a directory assistance service in the US and Canada.
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.