Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1820–95), German socialist and political philosopher. He collaborated with Marx in the writing of the "Communist Manifesto" (1848) and translated and edited Marx's later work. Engels's own writings include "The Condition of the Working Classes in England in 1844" (1845).
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.