Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1A constellation near the north celestial pole, with no very bright stars.
- 1.1as genitive Cephei /ˈsiːfɪʌɪ/ Used with preceding letter or numeral to designate a star in this constellation.‘the star Beta Cephei’
- 1.1as genitive Cephei /ˈsiːfɪʌɪ/ Used with preceding letter or numeral to designate a star in this constellation.
From the name of a king of Ethiopia, the husband of Cassiopeia.
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.