Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1905–51), English composer, conductor, and critic; full name Leonard Constant Lambert. He wrote the music for the ballet "Romeo and Juliet" (1926) and the jazz work "The Rio Grande" (1929), later becoming musical director of Sadler's Wells (1930–47).
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.