Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1859–1939), English psychologist and writer, remembered as the pioneer of the scientific study of sex; full name Henry Havelock Ellis. His major work was the six-volume "Studies in the Psychology of Sex" (1897–1910, with a seventh volume added in 1928).
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.