Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A city in SE Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), near the border with Zambia, capital of the region of Shaba; population 1,283,400 (est. 2004).Former name (until 1966) Elisabethville
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.