Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A shallow lake on the borders of Chad, Niger, and Nigeria in north central Africa. Its size varies seasonally from c.10,360 sq. km (4,000 sq. miles) to c.25,900 sq. km (10,000 sq. miles).
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.