Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1891–1953), Russian composer; full name Sergei Sergeevich Prokofiev. Notable works include seven symphonies, the opera "The Love for Three Oranges" (1919), the ballet music for "Romeo and Juliet" (1935–6), and "Peter and the Wolf" (1936), a young person's guide to the orchestra in the form of a fairy tale.
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.