Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1st Baron (1883–1946), English economist. He laid the foundations of modern macroeconomics with "The General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money" (1936), in which he argued that full employment is determined by effective demand and requires government spending on public works to stimulate this.
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.