Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1914–97), English writer. He is best known for his autobiographical novels "Cider With Rosie" (1959) and "As I Walked Out One Midsummer Morning" (1969), evocative accounts of his childhood in rural Gloucestershire and his travelling experiences in pre-war Europe.
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.