Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1875–1955), German novelist and essayist. The role and character of the artist in relation to society is a constant theme in his works. Notable works: "Buddenbrooks" (1901), "Death in Venice" (1912), and "Dr Faustus" (1947). Nobel Prize for Literature (1929).
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.