Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Time as advanced one hour ahead of Greenwich Mean Time for daylight saving in the UK between March and October.
- ‘Reverted to Greenwich Mean Time from British Summer Time over the weekend.’
- ‘When was British Summer Time introduced?’
- ‘And it's under a fortnight to British Summer Time, too.’
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.