Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1830–94), English poet; full name Christina Georgina Rossetti. She wrote much religious poetry (reflecting her High Anglican faith), love poetry, and children's verse. Notable works: "Goblin Market and Other Poems" (1862). She was the sister of Dante Gabriel Rossetti.
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.