Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A volcanic peak on Ross Island, Antarctica. Rising to 3,794 m (12,452 ft), it is the world's most southerly active volcano.
Named after the Erebus, the ship of Sir James Ross's expedition to the Antarctic.
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.