Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(born 1936), American film actor and director; full name Charles Robert Redford. He made his name playing opposite Paul Newman in Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969), co-starring again with him in The Sting (1973). Other notable films include Ordinary People (1980), for which he won an Oscar as director.
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.