Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A port on the North Sea coast of NW Belgium, in West Flanders; population 69,175 (2008). It is a major ferry port with links to Dover. French name Ostende /ɔstɑ̃d/.Flemish name Oostende
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.