Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A province of eastern Canada, between Hudson Bay and the Great Lakes; population 12,160,282 (2006); capital, Toronto. It was settled by the French and English in the 17th century, ceded to Britain in 1763, and became one of the original four provinces in the Dominion of Canada in 1867.
A commercial city in south-west California, east of Los Angeles; population 171,691 (est. 2008).
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.