Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1The breach between the Eastern and the Western Churches, traditionally dated to 1054 and becoming final in 1472.
2The period 1378–1417, when the Western Church was divided by the creation of antipopes.
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.