Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The eldest daughter of a reigning monarch (especially as a title conferred by the British monarch)as title ‘there was an official opening by the Princess Royal’
- ‘The Princess Royal is a lifetime title (i.e., not hereditary), bestowed only upon the eldest daughter of the Sovereign, but entirely at the Sovereign's discretion.’
- ‘Born Princess Anne in 1950, she received the title Princess Royal from The Queen in June 1987.’
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.