Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A country consisting of two chains of islands in the NW Pacific; population 53,000 (estimated 2015); languages, English (official), local Austronesian languages; capital, Majuro.
Named after John Marshall, an English adventurer who visited the islands in 1788.
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.