Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
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A bar of chocolate-coated ice cream.
- ‘Eskimo Pie, America's first chocolate covered ice-cream bar, was invented by Christian Kent Nelson, an Onawa teacher and confectioner, in his home in 1920.’
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.